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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 15:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 44' South, Longitude: 55° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.95 meters/second, 1551.4 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"963.70 miwest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 misouth963.67 mi
24 hours0° 05' 36.8"6.01 mieast0° 09' 17.7"10.66 misouth12.24 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 15:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 48' South, Longitude: 88° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.15 meters/second, 1563.0 km/hour, 971.2 miles/hour or 843.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.19 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.4"970.99 miwest0° 08' 27.9"9.70 misouth970.75 mi
24 hours13° 30' 51.2"907.90 mieast3° 00' 06.4"206.41 misouth924.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pedro Juan Caballero *Sat 12:30 PM91 km56 miles49 nmSouth S
Campo Grande *Sat 12:30 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNortheast NE
Fuerte Olimpo *Sat 12:30 PM250 km155 miles135 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ciudad del Este *Sat 12:30 PM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Foz do Iguaçu *Sat 1:30 PM434 km270 miles234 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Asuncion *Sat 12:30 PM446 km277 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Encarnación *Sat 12:30 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Sat 1:30 PM942 km585 miles508 nmEast-southeast ESE
Criciúma *Sat 1:30 PM991 km616 miles535 nmSoutheast SE
Porto Alegre *Sat 1:30 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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