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Day and Night World Map

The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 15:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 56' South, Longitude: 56° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.27 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.71 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.1"1002.56 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.53 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.0"0.02 mieast0° 18' 43.2"21.45 misouth21.45 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 15:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 49' South, Longitude: 68° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.03 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.33 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 28' 07.4"979.64 miwest0° 09' 22.2"10.73 misouth979.42 mi
24 hours13° 05' 32.7"886.47 mieast3° 25' 36.5"235.58 misouth911.37 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cuiabá *Sat 12:30 PM87 km54 miles47 nmSoutheast SE
Barra do GarçasSat 12:30 PM478 km297 miles258 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 11:30 AM494 km307 miles267 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Sat 1:30 PM941 km585 miles508 nmEast E
SucreSat 11:30 AM1028 km639 miles555 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sat 12:30 PM1151 km715 miles622 nmSouth S
La PazSat 11:30 AM1248 km775 miles674 nmWest W
Rio BrancoSat 11:30 AM1336 km830 miles721 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausSat 11:30 AM1360 km845 miles734 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Sat 1:30 PM1417 km881 miles765 nmSoutheast SE
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