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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 Friday, February 22, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 03' South, Longitude: 17° 35' 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"1021.84 miwest0° 00' 54.8"1.05 minorth1021.86 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° 48' North, Longitude: 157° 03' 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"961.58 miwest0° 06' 25.3"7.36 misouth961.88 mi
24 hours11° 28' 02.3"759.48 mieast2° 56' 07.5"201.84 misouth791.16 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 PM148 km92 miles80 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaFri 12:02 PM319 km198 miles172 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboFri 12:02 PM364 km226 miles196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
UígeFri 12:02 PM387 km240 miles209 nmNorthwest NW
LucapaFri 12:02 PM390 km243 miles211 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaFri 12:02 PM497 km309 miles268 nmWest-northwest WNW
MenongueFri 12:02 PM511 km318 miles276 nmSouth S
TshikapaFri 1:02 PM534 km332 miles288 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaFri 12:02 PM681 km423 miles368 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrazzavilleFri 12:02 PM688 km428 miles372 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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