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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 = Monday, March 11, 2013 at 1:50:00 PM.

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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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 13:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 30' South, Longitude: 25° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.05 meters/second, 1667.0 km/hour, 1035.8 miles/hour or 900.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.26 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.26 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.9"1035.81 miWest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 miNorth1035.82 mi
24 hours0° 03' 59.1"4.59 miWest0° 23' 36.8"27.04 miNorth27.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 13:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 40' South, Longitude: 29° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.79 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.1"1003.83 miWest0° 11' 46.2"13.48 miNorth1003.94 mi
24 hours11° 34' 14.9"800.31 miEast4° 38' 16.4"318.66 miNorth860.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaMon 11:50 AM824 km512 miles445 nmWest W
RecifeMon 10:50 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 10:50 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 10:50 AM1814 km1127 miles980 nmSouthwest SW
FreetownMon 1:50 PM1862 km1157 miles1006 nmNortheast NE
ConakryMon 1:50 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaMon 1:50 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNortheast NE
BissauMon 1:50 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaMon 12:50 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmNorth N
BanjulMon 1:50 PM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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