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Day and Night World Map

The map shows day and night on Earth and the positions of the Sun (subsolar point) and the Moon (sublunar point) right now.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Saturday, February 24, 2024 at 16:32:00.

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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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Position of the Sun: Subsolar Point

On Saturday, February 24, 2024 at 16:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 28' South, Longitude: 64° 41' West

The ground speed is currently 457.60 meters/second, 1647.3 kilometres/hour, 1023.6 miles/hour or 889.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.06 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.06 mi
1 hour15° 00' 05.5"1023.53 miWest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 miNorth1023.56 mi
24 hours0° 02' 17.5"2.61 miWest0° 22' 13.8"25.46 miNorth25.60 mi

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Saturday, February 24, 2024 at 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 48' North, Longitude: 118° 14' East

The ground speed is currently 441.64 meters/second, 1589.9 kilometres/hour, 987.9 miles/hour or 858.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 35.1"16.46 miWest0° 00' 13.0"0.25 miSouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 35' 16.2"987.73 miWest0° 13' 02.5"14.94 miSouth988.23 mi
24 hours9° 42' 39.8"657.57 miEast5° 22' 39.5"369.58 miSouth759.06 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Porto VelhoSat 12:32 pm120 km75 miles65 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaSat 12:32 pm227 km141 miles122 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoSat 11:32 am348 km216 miles188 nmWest W
CobijaSat 12:32 pm478 km297 miles258 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazSat 12:32 pm863 km536 miles466 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManausSat 12:32 pm872 km542 miles471 nmNortheast NE
CochabambaSat 12:32 pm891 km553 miles481 nmSouth S
Santa CruzSat 12:32 pm934 km580 miles504 nmSouth S
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 11:32 am950 km590 miles513 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSat 12:32 pm1060 km659 miles572 nmSouth S

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