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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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 12' South
Longitude: 5° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.67 meters/second, 1626.0 km/hour, 1010.4 miles/hour or 878.0 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' 01.1"1010.28 miwest0° 00' 50.7"0.97 minorth1010.31 mi
24 hours0° 00' 30.9"0.58 miwest0° 20' 24.0"23.37 minorth23.38 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 36' North
Longitude: 31° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.09 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 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' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.8"1000.09 miwest0° 11' 05.4"12.70 minorth1000.01 mi
24 hours11° 18' 14.7"778.25 mieast4° 13' 08.4"289.95 minorth827.23 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 12:34 PM307 km190 miles166 nmSouth S
São ToméWed 12:34 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanWed 12:34 PM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmNorth N
LuandaWed 1:34 PM2073 km1288 miles1120 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraWed 12:34 PM2146 km1333 miles1159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleWed 1:34 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroWed 12:34 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmNorth N
MonroviaWed 12:34 PM2244 km1395 miles1212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeWed 12:34 PM2253 km1400 miles1216 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoWed 1:34 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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