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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 Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 16:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' South, Longitude: 60° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.66 meters/second, 1564.8 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.21 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 59' 48.3"972.02 miwest0° 00' 30.9"0.59 minorth972.05 mi
24 hours0° 04' 35.7"4.97 mieast0° 12' 33.3"14.40 minorth15.23 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 41' North, Longitude: 145° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.16 meters/second, 1602.6 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.6"16.60 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 33' 41.0"995.75 miwest0° 08' 58.1"10.27 misouth996.00 mi
24 hours10° 28' 38.7"716.50 mieast3° 44' 26.6"257.07 misouth764.09 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 1:10 PM247 km153 miles133 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa CruzSat 12:10 PM434 km270 miles234 nmNorthwest NW
SucreSat 12:10 PM557 km346 miles301 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Sat 1:10 PM594 km369 miles320 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SaltaSat 1:10 PM720 km448 miles389 nmSouthwest SW
TucumánSat 1:10 PM873 km542 miles471 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 12:10 PM948 km589 miles512 nmWest-northwest WNW
CórdobaSat 1:10 PM1278 km794 miles690 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RosarioSat 1:10 PM1385 km861 miles748 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Sat 2:10 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmEast-northeast ENE
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