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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° 11' 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"1018.20 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 minorth1018.23 mi
24 hours0° 01' 34.6"1.78 miwest0° 21' 31.3"24.66 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° 35' 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"940.07 miwest0° 00' 12.5"0.24 minorth940.06 mi
24 hours11° 39' 48.9"755.51 mieast0° 21' 17.5"24.41 misouth756.78 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 AM78 km48 miles42 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LucapaTue 11:52 AM306 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalanjeTue 11:52 AM455 km283 miles246 nmWest-northwest WNW
MenongueTue 11:52 AM475 km295 miles256 nmSouthwest SW
HuamboTue 11:52 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest-southwest WSW
TshikapaTue 12:52 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth N
MonguTue 12:52 PM559 km348 miles302 nmSoutheast SE
Mbuji-MayiTue 12:52 PM669 km416 miles361 nmNortheast NE
UígeTue 11:52 AM684 km425 miles369 nmNorthwest NW
Rundu *Tue 12:52 PM752 km467 miles406 nmSouth S
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