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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 29' South
Longitude: 17° 42' 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"1016.94 miwest0° 00' 53.2"1.02 minorth1016.97 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 02' North
Longitude: 110° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.94 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"943.62 miwest0° 02' 27.5"2.82 minorth943.50 mi
24 hours11° 37' 03.5"755.21 mieast0° 33' 05.6"37.95 minorth754.83 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 PM244 km151 miles132 nmEast E
HuamboMon 12:02 PM257 km160 miles139 nmSouthwest SW
MalanjeMon 12:02 PM261 km162 miles141 nmNorthwest NW
MenongueMon 12:02 PM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth S
LucapaMon 12:02 PM476 km296 miles257 nmNortheast NE
UígeMon 12:02 PM517 km321 miles279 nmNorthwest NW
LuandaMon 12:02 PM571 km355 miles308 nmWest-northwest WNW
LubangoMon 12:02 PM593 km369 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
MonguMon 1:02 PM723 km449 miles390 nmSoutheast SE
Rundu *Mon 1:02 PM745 km463 miles403 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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