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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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 32' South, Longitude: 9° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.88 meters/second, 1630.4 km/hour, 1013.1 miles/hour or 880.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.89 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.89 mi
1 hour15° 00' 02.0"1012.99 miwest0° 00' 51.8"0.99 minorth1013.02 mi
24 hours0° 00' 52.7"0.99 miwest0° 20' 47.9"23.83 minorth23.85 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 21' North, Longitude: 68° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.29 meters/second, 1574.2 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.5"978.07 miwest0° 08' 24.5"9.64 minorth977.83 mi
24 hours11° 17' 48.9"760.45 mieast3° 01' 29.4"207.98 minorth783.44 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoFri 12:34 PM483 km300 miles261 nmSoutheast SE
LuandaFri 12:34 PM558 km347 miles301 nmNortheast NE
HuamboFri 12:34 PM651 km404 miles351 nmEast E
MalanjeFri 12:34 PM792 km492 miles428 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeFri 12:34 PM796 km495 miles430 nmNortheast NE
CabindaFri 12:34 PM816 km507 miles441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pointe-NoireFri 12:34 PM888 km551 miles479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MenongueFri 12:34 PM892 km554 miles482 nmEast-southeast ESE
DolisieFri 12:34 PM975 km606 miles526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaFri 12:34 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmNortheast NE
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