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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

UTC time = Friday, February 22, 2013 at 11:02:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, February 22, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 03' South, Longitude: 17° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.81 meters/second, 1644.5 km/hour, 1021.9 miles/hour or 888.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.03 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.03 mi
1 hour15° 00' 04.9"1021.77 miWest0° 00' 54.8"1.05 miNorth1021.79 mi
24 hours0° 02' 03.7"2.34 miWest0° 22' 00.0"25.20 miNorth25.31 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 22, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' North, Longitude: 157° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.94 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.03 miWest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miSouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.3"961.50 miWest0° 06' 25.2"7.36 miSouth961.80 mi
24 hours11° 28' 02.7"759.42 miEast2° 56' 05.3"201.79 miSouth791.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalanjeFri 12:02 PM176 km110 miles95 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaFri 12:02 PM295 km183 miles159 nmSoutheast SE
LucapaFri 12:02 PM363 km226 miles196 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboFri 12:02 PM381 km237 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
UígeFri 12:02 PM410 km255 miles221 nmNorthwest NW
MenongueFri 12:02 PM512 km318 miles276 nmSouth S
TshikapaFri 1:02 PM514 km320 miles278 nmNortheast NE
LuandaFri 12:02 PM526 km327 miles284 nmWest-northwest WNW
KinshasaFri 12:02 PM693 km431 miles374 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrazzavilleFri 12:02 PM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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