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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 12:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 07' South, Longitude: 2° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.22 meters/second, 1638.8 km/hour, 1018.3 miles/hour or 884.9 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' 03.8"1018.26 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 minorth1018.29 mi
24 hours0° 01' 35.1"1.79 miwest0° 21' 31.8"24.67 minorth24.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 107° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.35 meters/second, 1513.2 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' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.9"940.04 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth940.04 mi
24 hours11° 39' 51.2"755.53 mieast0° 23' 57.6"27.47 misouth757.01 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 12:02 PM1053 km654 miles568 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaTue 1:02 PM1184 km736 miles640 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméTue 12:02 PM1344 km835 miles725 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleTue 1:02 PM1477 km918 miles798 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaTue 1:02 PM1582 km983 miles854 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleTue 1:02 PM1583 km984 miles855 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboTue 1:02 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraTue 12:02 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth N
LomeTue 12:02 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth N
YaoundéTue 1:02 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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