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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 Monday, February 18, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 29' South, Longitude: 17° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 454.63 meters/second, 1636.7 km/hour, 1017.0 miles/hour or 883.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.95 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.95 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.3"1016.87 miwest0° 00' 53.2"1.02 minorth1016.90 mi
24 hours0° 01' 24.4"1.59 miwest0° 21' 21.1"24.46 minorth24.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' North, Longitude: 110° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.95 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.73 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.4"943.56 miwest0° 02' 27.6"2.82 minorth943.44 mi
24 hours11° 37' 03.4"755.16 mieast0° 33' 08.1"37.99 minorth754.78 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuenaMon 12:02 PM214 km133 miles115 nmEast E
MalanjeMon 12:02 PM280 km174 miles151 nmNorthwest NW
HuamboMon 12:02 PM283 km176 miles153 nmWest-southwest WSW
MenongueMon 12:02 PM353 km220 miles191 nmSouth S
LucapaMon 12:02 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNortheast NE
UígeMon 12:02 PM535 km332 miles289 nmNorthwest NW
LuandaMon 12:02 PM597 km371 miles322 nmWest-northwest WNW
LubangoMon 12:02 PM617 km383 miles333 nmSouthwest SW
TshikapaMon 1:02 PM640 km398 miles346 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonguMon 1:02 PM698 km434 miles377 nmSoutheast SE
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