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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 18, 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 47' South, Longitude: 16° 31' 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"17.29 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.29 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.8"1037.67 miWest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 miNorth1037.67 mi
24 hours0° 04' 23.4"5.06 miWest0° 23' 43.3"27.17 miNorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 15' North, Longitude: 91° 34' 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"942.06 miWest0° 00' 58.3"1.12 miNorth942.02 mi
24 hours11° 38' 01.6"755.16 miEast0° 02' 40.9"3.08 miSouth755.27 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbandakaMon 12:02 PM216 km134 miles117 nmEast-northeast ENE
OuéssoMon 12:02 PM270 km168 miles146 nmNorth N
ImpfondoMon 12:02 PM317 km197 miles171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FrancevilleMon 12:02 PM339 km210 miles183 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrazzavilleMon 12:02 PM408 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KinshasaMon 12:02 PM413 km257 miles223 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BerbératiMon 12:02 PM564 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
DolisieMon 12:02 PM569 km354 miles307 nmSouthwest SW
BimboMon 12:02 PM596 km370 miles322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanguiMon 12:02 PM614 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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