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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 30, 2013 at 2:40:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 14:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 44' South, Longitude: 42° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.97 meters/second, 1551.5 km/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.07 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.2"963.67 miWest0° 00' 23.7"0.45 miSouth963.64 mi
24 hours0° 05' 36.4"6.01 miEast0° 09' 18.6"10.68 miSouth12.25 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 14:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 41' South, Longitude: 75° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.41 meters/second, 1563.9 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.20 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 27' 18.0"971.51 miWest0° 08' 31.7"9.77 miSouth971.27 mi
24 hours13° 29' 04.6"906.31 miEast3° 01' 54.5"208.45 miSouth923.87 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Juiz de Fora *Sat 12:40 PM57 km35 miles31 nmWest W
Petrópolis *Sat 12:40 PM95 km59 miles51 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Macaé *Sat 12:40 PM128 km80 miles69 nmSoutheast SE
Niterói *Sat 12:40 PM132 km82 miles71 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 12:40 PM143 km89 miles77 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Campos *Sat 12:40 PM152 km95 miles82 nmEast E
Volta Redonda *Sat 12:40 PM160 km100 miles87 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo Horizonte *Sat 12:40 PM232 km144 miles126 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Vitória *Sat 12:40 PM304 km189 miles164 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santos *Sat 12:40 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouthwest SW

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