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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 29, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 11' South, Longitude: 69° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.45 meters/second, 1535.2 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.90 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 59' 41.7"953.58 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth953.59 mi
24 hours0° 07' 14.7"7.68 mieast0° 03' 58.6"4.56 minorth8.94 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 02' South, Longitude: 110° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.90 meters/second, 1526.0 km/hour, 948.2 miles/hour or 824.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 24' 40.7"948.00 miwest0° 04' 45.0"5.45 misouth947.80 mi
24 hours14° 28' 16.5"951.95 mieast1° 19' 39.4"91.32 misouth952.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Antofagasta *Sun 1:40 PM87 km54 miles47 nmSouthwest SW
SaltaSun 1:40 PM474 km295 miles256 nmEast-southeast ESE
TucumánSun 1:40 PM608 km378 miles328 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSun 12:40 PM653 km405 miles352 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 12:40 PM758 km471 miles409 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaSun 1:40 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MendozaSun 1:40 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmSouth S
Santiago *Sun 1:40 PM1139 km708 miles615 nmSouth S
Asuncion *Sun 1:40 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmEast-southeast ESE
RosarioSun 1:40 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmSoutheast SE
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