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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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 13' South, Longitude: 9° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.65 meters/second, 1625.9 km/hour, 1010.3 miles/hour or 877.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.84 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.84 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.9"1010.22 miwest0° 00' 50.7"0.97 minorth1010.25 mi
24 hours0° 00' 30.5"0.57 miwest0° 20' 23.4"23.36 minorth23.37 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 25' North, Longitude: 46° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.22 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.7"1000.38 miwest0° 11' 07.9"12.75 minorth1000.30 mi
24 hours11° 18' 32.0"778.83 mieast4° 14' 19.4"291.31 minorth828.30 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 12:34 PM444 km276 miles240 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaWed 12:34 PM614 km381 miles332 nmNortheast NE
HuamboWed 12:34 PM649 km403 miles350 nmEast E
MalanjeWed 12:34 PM824 km512 miles445 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeWed 12:34 PM848 km527 miles458 nmNortheast NE
MenongueWed 12:34 PM872 km542 miles471 nmEast-southeast ESE
CabindaWed 12:34 PM887 km551 miles479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pointe-NoireWed 12:34 PM960 km597 miles518 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaWed 12:34 PM1156 km718 miles624 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleWed 12:34 PM1160 km721 miles626 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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