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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 11:12:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 08' South, Longitude: 15° 27' 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"1018.15 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 minorth1018.17 mi
24 hours0° 01' 34.6"1.79 miwest0° 21' 31.4"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 Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 120° 01' 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"940.00 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth939.99 mi
24 hours11° 39' 49.6"755.47 mieast0° 22' 00.7"25.24 misouth756.79 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 PM185 km115 miles100 nmSouth S
MalanjeTue 12:12 PM200 km124 miles108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaTue 12:12 PM352 km219 miles190 nmNorthwest NW
UígeTue 12:12 PM391 km243 miles211 nmNorth N
MenongueTue 12:12 PM461 km287 miles249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubangoTue 12:12 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuenaTue 12:12 PM492 km306 miles266 nmEast E
LucapaTue 12:12 PM653 km406 miles352 nmEast-northeast ENE
CabindaTue 12:12 PM713 km443 miles385 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KinshasaTue 12:12 PM753 km468 miles406 nmNorth N
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