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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 = Friday, December 20, 2013 at 4:10:00 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 Friday, December 20, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' South, Longitude: 63° 03' 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"951.75 miWest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miSouth951.75 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° 10' North, Longitude: 153° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.28 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"975.76 miWest0° 06' 58.9"8.00 miSouth976.04 mi
24 hours10° 43' 26.6"719.34 miEast3° 03' 02.4"209.71 miSouth753.57 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaltaFri 1:10 PM283 km176 miles153 nmWest-southwest WSW
TucumánFri 1:10 PM434 km270 miles234 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreFri 12:10 PM538 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Fri 1:10 PM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa CruzFri 12:10 PM625 km389 miles338 nmNorth N
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 12:10 PM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaFri 1:10 PM892 km554 miles482 nmSouth S
La PazFri 12:10 PM933 km579 miles504 nmNorthwest NW
RosarioFri 1:10 PM1082 km672 miles584 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendozaFri 1:10 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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