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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 23, 2013 at 4:10:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' South, Longitude: 65° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.65 meters/second, 1564.7 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.20 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miSouth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 59' 49.3"971.94 miWest0° 00' 30.7"0.59 miSouth971.91 mi
24 hours0° 04' 20.7"4.70 miEast0° 12' 04.7"13.85 miSouth14.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 12' North, Longitude: 176° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.15 meters/second, 1577.3 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.33 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miSouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 33' 03.6"979.95 miWest0° 07' 26.7"8.53 miSouth980.23 mi
24 hours10° 41' 16.9"719.84 miEast3° 13' 29.8"221.67 miSouth757.35 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PotosiSat 12:10 PM98 km61 miles53 nmNorth N
TarijaSat 12:10 PM167 km104 miles90 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSat 12:10 PM171 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa CruzSat 12:10 PM410 km255 miles221 nmNortheast NE
SaltaSat 1:10 PM481 km299 miles260 nmSouth S
La PazSat 12:10 PM499 km310 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 12:10 PM688 km428 miles371 nmNortheast NE
TucumánSat 1:10 PM707 km439 miles382 nmSouth S
Asuncion *Sat 1:10 PM999 km621 miles539 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSat 11:10 AM1179 km733 miles637 nmNorth N

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