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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

UTC time = Saturday, November 9, 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).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 02' South, Longitude: 61° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.60 meters/second, 1597.0 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.54 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.6"992.06 miWest0° 00' 42.3"0.81 miSouth992.03 mi
24 hours0° 01' 27.8"1.61 miEast0° 16' 49.3"19.28 miSouth19.35 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 44' South, Longitude: 24° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.19 meters/second, 1570.3 km/hour, 975.7 miles/hour or 847.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.26 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.0"975.58 miWest0° 09' 06.9"10.44 miNorth975.93 mi
24 hours12° 42' 22.1"857.34 miEast3° 55' 35.0"269.87 miNorth904.47 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 11:50 AM94 km58 miles51 nmNortheast NE
Santa CruzSat 11:50 AM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSat 11:50 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazSat 11:50 AM706 km439 miles381 nmWest W
RiberaltaSat 11:50 AM826 km513 miles446 nmNorthwest NW
SaltaSat 12:50 PM949 km590 miles513 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Asuncion *Sat 12:50 PM999 km621 miles539 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoSat 11:50 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Sat 1:50 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmEast E
ManausSat 11:50 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorth N

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