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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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' South, Longitude: 18° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.88 meters/second, 1670.0 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.8"1037.74 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.75 mi
24 hours0° 04' 23.4"5.06 miwest0° 23' 43.3"27.17 minorth27.64 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 14' North, Longitude: 93° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.28 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.71 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.5"942.15 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth942.10 mi
24 hours11° 38' 02.2"755.24 mieast0° 02' 20.9"2.69 misouth755.33 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbandakaMon 11:52 AM108 km67 miles58 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BoendeMon 11:52 AM246 km153 miles133 nmEast-northeast ENE
ImpfondoMon 11:52 AM276 km172 miles149 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OuéssoMon 11:52 AM399 km248 miles216 nmNorthwest NW
BrazzavilleMon 11:52 AM543 km337 miles293 nmSouthwest SW
KinshasaMon 11:52 AM545 km339 miles294 nmSouthwest SW
BimboMon 11:52 AM559 km347 miles302 nmNorth N
BanguiMon 11:52 AM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth N
FrancevilleMon 11:52 AM580 km361 miles313 nmWest W
BerbératiMon 11:52 AM647 km402 miles350 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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