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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° 53' 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"1002.63 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.60 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.1"0.02 mieast0° 18' 43.0"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° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.03 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.8 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"979.70 miwest0° 09' 22.2"10.73 misouth979.48 mi
24 hours13° 05' 34.7"886.56 mieast3° 25' 34.6"235.56 misouth911.45 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 PM109 km67 miles59 nmSoutheast SE
Barra do GarçasSat 12:30 PM507 km315 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Sat 1:30 PM971 km603 miles524 nmEast E
SucreSat 11:30 AM1001 km622 miles541 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sat 12:30 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmSouth S
La PazSat 11:30 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmWest W
Rio BrancoSat 11:30 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausSat 11:30 AM1352 km840 miles730 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Sat 1:30 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmSoutheast SE
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 1:30 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmSoutheast SE
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