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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 = Sunday, March 17, 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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 11' South, Longitude: 16° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.83 meters/second, 1669.8 km/hour, 1037.5 miles/hour or 901.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.29 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.29 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.8"1037.55 miWest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 miNorth1037.55 mi
24 hours0° 04' 20.7"5.01 miWest0° 23' 43.5"27.17 miNorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 23' North, Longitude: 79° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.58 meters/second, 1524.9 km/hour, 947.5 miles/hour or 823.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.79 miWest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 miNorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.4"947.23 miWest0° 03' 13.1"3.69 miNorth947.08 mi
24 hours11° 38' 03.9"759.28 miEast0° 51' 34.0"59.12 miNorth759.56 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbandakaSun 12:02 PM232 km144 miles125 nmNortheast NE
OuéssoSun 12:02 PM315 km196 miles170 nmNorth N
FrancevilleSun 12:02 PM337 km210 miles182 nmWest W
ImpfondoSun 12:02 PM351 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSun 12:02 PM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KinshasaSun 12:02 PM375 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DolisieSun 12:02 PM548 km340 miles296 nmSouthwest SW
BerbératiSun 12:02 PM609 km378 miles329 nmNorth N
BimboSun 12:02 PM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanguiSun 12:02 PM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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