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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 3:50:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 56' South, Longitude: 61° 36' West

The ground speed is currently 448.26 meters/second, 1613.7 kilometres/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1002.54 miWest0° 00' 47.0"0.90 miSouth1002.51 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.2"0.02 miEast0° 18' 42.9"21.45 miSouth21.45 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 52' South, Longitude: 72° 56' West

The ground speed is currently 437.94 meters/second, 1576.6 kilometres/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 06.0"979.43 miWest0° 09' 20.9"10.71 miSouth979.20 mi
24 hours13° 06' 08.1"886.97 miEast3° 25' 00.6"234.89 miSouth911.66 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 11:50 AM174 km108 miles94 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa CruzSat 11:50 AM358 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CochabambaSat 11:50 AM558 km347 miles301 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSat 11:50 AM598 km372 miles323 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaSat 11:50 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorthwest NW
La PazSat 11:50 AM721 km448 miles389 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fuerte Olimpo *Sat 12:50 PM782 km486 miles422 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoSat 11:50 AM871 km541 miles470 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sat 12:50 PM1218 km757 miles658 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausSat 11:50 AM1319 km819 miles712 nmNorth N

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