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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 1:20:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 13:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 11' South, Longitude: 16° 27' West

The ground speed is currently 449.78 meters/second, 1619.2 kilometres/hour, 1006.1 miles/hour or 874.3 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' 00.0"16.77 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miNorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.5"1005.96 miWest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 miNorth1005.99 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.9"0.05 miEast0° 19' 44.4"22.62 miNorth22.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' South, Longitude: 14° 56' West

The ground speed is currently 442.93 meters/second, 1594.5 kilometres/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 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' 28.6"16.51 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 28' 37.9"990.70 miWest0° 11' 31.3"13.20 miNorth991.03 mi
24 hours12° 16' 42.0"840.24 miEast4° 43' 48.8"325.04 miNorth904.78 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Georgetown (Ascension Island)Sun 1:20 PM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownSun 1:20 PM1169 km726 miles631 nmEast E
RecifeSun 10:20 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSun 1:20 PM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorSun 10:20 AM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmWest W
FreetownSun 1:20 PM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmNorth N
AbidjanSun 1:20 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 1:20 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 1:20 PM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmNorth N
FortalezaSun 10:20 AM2686 km1669 miles1450 nmWest-northwest WNW

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