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Day and Night World Map

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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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 32' South
Longitude: 5° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.04 meters/second, 1623.8 km/hour, 1009.0 miles/hour or 876.8 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.82 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.82 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.6"1008.87 miwest0° 00' 50.2"0.96 minorth1008.90 mi
24 hours0° 00' 19.6"0.37 miwest0° 20' 11.0"23.13 minorth23.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 59' North
Longitude: 20° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.83 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.1"1004.00 miwest0° 11' 50.5"13.56 minorth1004.06 mi
24 hours11° 29' 07.8"794.40 mieast4° 36' 35.0"316.76 minorth853.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 12:34 PM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São ToméTue 12:34 PM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmNortheast NE
LuandaTue 1:34 PM2081 km1293 miles1123 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanTue 12:34 PM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmNorth N
AccraTue 12:34 PM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleTue 1:34 PM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroTue 12:34 PM2251 km1398 miles1215 nmNorth N
MonroviaTue 12:34 PM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeTue 12:34 PM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoTue 1:34 PM2386 km1482 miles1288 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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