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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 3:40:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 44' South, Longitude: 57° 48' 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"963.62 miWest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 miSouth963.60 mi
24 hours0° 05' 36.8"6.01 miEast0° 09' 17.5"10.66 miSouth12.23 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 50' South, Longitude: 90° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.11 meters/second, 1562.8 km/hour, 971.1 miles/hour or 843.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.18 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 12.6"970.83 miWest0° 08' 27.2"9.69 miSouth970.58 mi
24 hours13° 31' 09.7"908.10 miEast2° 59' 47.4"206.03 miSouth925.06 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fuerte Olimpo *Sat 12:40 PM77 km48 miles42 nmNorth N
Pedro Juan Caballero *Sat 12:40 PM231 km144 miles125 nmEast-southeast ESE
Asuncion *Sat 12:40 PM393 km244 miles212 nmSouth S
Ciudad del Este *Sat 12:40 PM530 km329 miles286 nmSoutheast SE
Foz do Iguaçu *Sat 1:40 PM534 km332 miles288 nmSoutheast SE
Encarnación *Sat 12:40 PM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 11:40 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreSat 11:40 AM834 km518 miles450 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaSat 12:40 PM848 km527 miles458 nmWest-southwest WSW
TucumánSat 12:40 PM940 km584 miles507 nmSouthwest SW

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