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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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 15' South, Longitude: 59° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.61 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.69 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.7"1001.08 miwest0° 00' 46.4"0.89 misouth1001.04 mi
24 hours0° 00' 13.5"0.25 mieast0° 18' 28.1"21.16 misouth21.16 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 57° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.87 meters/second, 1551.1 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.06 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 26' 20.4"963.58 miwest0° 07' 32.9"8.65 misouth963.33 mi
24 hours13° 46' 07.1"918.86 mieast2° 33' 27.3"175.87 misouth929.74 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 VelascoSun 11:40 AM236 km146 miles127 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santa CruzSun 11:40 AM518 km322 miles280 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSun 11:40 AM778 km483 miles420 nmWest-southwest WSW
RiberaltaSun 11:40 AM888 km552 miles479 nmWest-northwest WNW
La PazSun 11:40 AM977 km607 miles528 nmWest W
Rio BrancoSun 11:40 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Sun 12:40 PM1122 km697 miles606 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Sun 1:40 PM1205 km749 miles651 nmEast E
ManausSun 11:40 AM1345 km836 miles726 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Sun 1:40 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmSoutheast SE
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