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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
MalanjeTue 12:12 PM217 km135 miles117 nmNortheast NE
LuandaTue 12:12 PM331 km206 miles179 nmNorthwest NW
UígeTue 12:12 PM389 km242 miles210 nmNorth N
LubangoTue 12:12 PM458 km284 miles247 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MenongueTue 12:12 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaTue 12:12 PM522 km324 miles282 nmEast E
LucapaTue 12:12 PM680 km423 miles367 nmEast-northeast ENE
CabindaTue 12:12 PM698 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KinshasaTue 12:12 PM753 km468 miles406 nmNorth N
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