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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 Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 22' South, Longitude: 8° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.53 meters/second, 1668.7 km/hour, 1036.9 miles/hour or 901.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.28 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.28 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.3"1036.95 miwest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 minorth1036.96 mi
24 hours0° 04' 10.9"4.82 miwest0° 23' 41.8"27.14 minorth27.56 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 51' North, Longitude: 37° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.67 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.1"983.41 miwest0° 09' 02.6"10.36 minorth983.20 mi
24 hours11° 25' 35.0"773.65 mieast3° 17' 45.3"226.60 minorth801.27 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port-GentilThu 12:34 PM182 km113 miles99 nmNorth N
LibrevilleThu 12:34 PM322 km200 miles174 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméThu 11:34 AM358 km223 miles194 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santo António (Príncipe)Thu 11:34 AM459 km285 miles248 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pointe-NoireThu 12:34 PM459 km286 miles248 nmSoutheast SE
BataThu 12:34 PM488 km303 miles263 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieThu 12:34 PM506 km314 miles273 nmEast-southeast ESE
CabindaThu 12:34 PM540 km336 miles292 nmSoutheast SE
FrancevilleThu 12:34 PM570 km354 miles308 nmEast E
EbebiyínThu 12:34 PM590 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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