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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 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 08' South, Longitude: 20° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.19 meters/second, 1638.7 km/hour, 1018.2 miles/hour or 884.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.97 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.97 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.6"1018.13 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 minorth1018.16 mi
24 hours0° 01' 34.6"1.78 miwest0° 21' 31.3"24.65 minorth24.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 124° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.36 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.00 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"940.01 miwest0° 00' 12.7"0.24 minorth939.99 mi
24 hours11° 39' 48.9"755.46 mieast0° 21' 14.9"24.36 misouth756.72 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuenaTue 11:52 AM93 km58 miles50 nmSouthwest SW
LucapaTue 11:52 AM302 km187 miles163 nmNorth N
MalanjeTue 11:52 AM483 km300 miles261 nmWest-northwest WNW
MenongueTue 11:52 AM492 km306 miles266 nmSouthwest SW
TshikapaTue 12:52 PM523 km325 miles282 nmNorth N
MonguTue 12:52 PM542 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HuamboTue 11:52 AM545 km339 miles295 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mbuji-MayiTue 12:52 PM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeTue 11:52 AM709 km441 miles383 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rundu *Tue 12:52 PM754 km469 miles407 nmSouth S
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