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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 Friday, December 20, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' South, Longitude: 63° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.66 meters/second, 1532.4 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.87 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 41.4"951.81 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 misouth951.81 mi
24 hours0° 07' 25.8"7.86 mieast0° 00' 15.1"0.29 misouth7.87 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 20, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 09' North, Longitude: 153° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.29 meters/second, 1570.6 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.27 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 52.8"975.84 miwest0° 06' 59.0"8.00 misouth976.12 mi
24 hours10° 43' 25.9"719.38 mieast3° 03' 03.9"209.75 misouth753.62 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JujuyFri 1:10 PM241 km150 miles130 nmWest-southwest WSW
SaltaFri 1:10 PM258 km160 miles139 nmSouthwest SW
TucumánFri 1:10 PM421 km261 miles227 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreFri 12:10 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Fri 1:10 PM613 km381 miles331 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa CruzFri 12:10 PM625 km389 miles338 nmNorth N
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 12:10 PM819 km509 miles442 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaFri 1:10 PM889 km552 miles480 nmSouth S
La PazFri 12:10 PM916 km569 miles495 nmNorthwest NW
RosarioFri 1:10 PM1087 km675 miles587 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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