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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 15:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 56' South, Longitude: 59° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.27 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.7 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"1002.62 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.59 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 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 51' South, Longitude: 70° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.98 meters/second, 1576.7 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.4 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' 06.6"979.59 miwest0° 09' 21.6"10.72 misouth979.37 mi
24 hours13° 05' 52.4"886.81 mieast3° 25' 16.5"235.21 misouth911.59 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzSat 11:40 AM514 km320 miles278 nmSouthwest SW
SucreSat 11:40 AM773 km481 miles418 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 11:40 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoSat 11:40 AM1068 km664 miles577 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Sat 12:40 PM1160 km721 miles626 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Sat 1:40 PM1238 km769 miles668 nmEast E
ManausSat 11:40 AM1309 km813 miles707 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Sat 1:40 PM1644 km1022 miles888 nmSoutheast SE
CórdobaSat 12:40 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémSat 12:40 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNortheast NE
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