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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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 24' South, Longitude: 18° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.92 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.8 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' 10.9"1037.75 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.75 mi
24 hours0° 04' 25.8"5.11 miwest0° 23' 42.7"27.16 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 105° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.42 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.71 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.8"942.39 miwest0° 01' 16.4"1.46 misouth942.46 mi
24 hours11° 34' 45.7"751.83 mieast0° 56' 07.0"64.34 misouth756.78 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbandakaTue 11:52 AM91 km56 miles49 nmNorthwest NW
BoendeTue 11:52 AM217 km135 miles117 nmEast E
ImpfondoTue 11:52 AM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OuéssoTue 11:52 AM390 km243 miles211 nmNorthwest NW
BimboTue 11:52 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth N
BanguiTue 11:52 AM528 km328 miles285 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleTue 11:52 AM590 km367 miles319 nmSouthwest SW
KinshasaTue 11:52 AM593 km368 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
FrancevilleTue 11:52 AM611 km380 miles330 nmWest-southwest WSW
BerbératiTue 11:52 AM623 km387 miles336 nmNorthwest NW
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