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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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 14:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 44' South, Longitude: 43° 05' 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"963.73 miwest0° 00' 23.7"0.45 misouth963.71 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: 76° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.41 meters/second, 1563.9 km/hour, 971.7 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' 17.9"971.57 miwest0° 08' 31.5"9.77 misouth971.32 mi
24 hours13° 29' 07.0"906.41 mieast3° 01' 52.1"208.42 misouth923.95 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 PM32 km20 miles17 nmWest-southwest WSW
Niterói *Sat 12:40 PM130 km81 miles70 nmSouth S
Volta Redonda *Sat 12:40 PM135 km84 miles73 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 12:40 PM138 km86 miles74 nmSouth S
Campos *Sat 12:40 PM184 km115 miles100 nmEast E
Belo Horizonte *Sat 12:40 PM235 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Vitória *Sat 12:40 PM324 km201 miles175 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santos *Sat 12:40 PM416 km258 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
São Paulo *Sat 12:40 PM418 km260 miles226 nmWest-southwest WSW
Campinas *Sat 12:40 PM434 km270 miles234 nmWest-southwest WSW
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