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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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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 08' South
Longitude: 15° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.20 meters/second, 1638.7 km/hour, 1018.3 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"1018.22 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 minorth1018.25 mi
24 hours0° 01' 34.6"1.79 miwest0° 21' 31.5"24.66 minorth24.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 35' North
Longitude: 119° 45' 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' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"940.06 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 minorth940.05 mi
24 hours11° 39' 49.6"755.52 mieast0° 22' 03.2"25.29 misouth756.84 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuamboTue 12:12 PM192 km120 miles104 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuandaTue 12:12 PM331 km206 miles179 nmNorthwest NW
LubangoTue 12:12 PM458 km284 miles247 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CabindaTue 12:12 PM698 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KinshasaTue 12:12 PM753 km468 miles406 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleTue 12:12 PM759 km472 miles410 nmNorth N
Pointe-NoireTue 12:12 PM790 km491 miles427 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DolisieTue 12:12 PM814 km506 miles439 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rundu *Tue 1:12 PM899 km559 miles486 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Windhoek *Tue 1:12 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmSouth S
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