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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 Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' South, Longitude: 63° 05' 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 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 41.4"951.81 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 minorth951.81 mi
24 hours0° 07' 26.8"7.88 mieast0° 00' 41.2"0.79 minorth7.92 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 36' North, Longitude: 174° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.44 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.64 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 33' 50.1"998.64 miwest0° 09' 15.7"10.61 misouth998.87 mi
24 hours349° 32' 37.8"716.98 miwest3° 50' 47.1"264.32 misouth766.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaltaSun 1:10 PM279 km173 miles150 nmWest-southwest WSW
TucumánSun 1:10 PM432 km269 miles233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreSun 12:10 PM537 km333 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Sun 1:10 PM590 km366 miles318 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa CruzSun 12:10 PM625 km389 miles338 nmNorth N
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 12:10 PM812 km505 miles438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaSun 1:10 PM891 km554 miles481 nmSouth S
La PazSun 12:10 PM931 km578 miles503 nmNorthwest NW
RosarioSun 1:10 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendozaSun 1:10 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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