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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

UTC time = Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 11:24:00 AM.

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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

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 11:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 52' South, Longitude: 12° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.26 meters/second, 1628.1 km/hour, 1011.7 miles/hour or 879.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.86 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth16.86 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.4"1011.54 miWest0° 00' 51.2"0.98 miNorth1011.57 mi
24 hours0° 00' 41.5"0.78 miWest0° 20' 35.8"23.60 miNorth23.61 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 37' North, Longitude: 60° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.08 meters/second, 1595.1 km/hour, 991.1 miles/hour or 861.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.52 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.9"990.99 miWest0° 09' 57.4"11.41 miNorth990.82 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.7"767.47 miEast3° 41' 56.1"254.25 miNorth804.00 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoThu 12:24 PM249 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HuamboThu 12:24 PM347 km215 miles187 nmEast E
LuandaThu 12:24 PM453 km281 miles245 nmNorth N
MalanjeThu 12:24 PM555 km345 miles299 nmNortheast NE
MenongueThu 12:24 PM592 km368 miles320 nmEast-southeast ESE
UígeThu 12:24 PM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CabindaThu 12:24 PM810 km503 miles437 nmNorth N
LuenaThu 12:24 PM811 km504 miles438 nmEast E
Pointe-NoireThu 12:24 PM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth N
Rundu *Thu 1:24 PM955 km593 miles516 nmSoutheast SE

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