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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° 06' 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"1002.55 miwest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 misouth1002.52 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° 50' South, Longitude: 70° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.99 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' 06.7"979.53 miwest0° 09' 21.6"10.72 misouth979.31 mi
24 hours13° 05' 50.4"886.72 mieast3° 25' 18.5"235.24 misouth911.51 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 11:40 AM256 km159 miles138 nmSouthwest SW
Santa CruzSat 11:40 AM538 km334 miles291 nmSouthwest SW
SucreSat 11:40 AM798 km496 miles431 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaSat 11:40 AM870 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
La PazSat 11:40 AM983 km611 miles531 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoSat 11:40 AM1094 km680 miles591 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Sat 12:40 PM1156 km718 miles624 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Sat 1:40 PM1208 km751 miles652 nmEast E
ManausSat 11:40 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Sat 1:40 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmSoutheast SE
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