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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° 39' 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"1037.82 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.82 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° 21' 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"942.46 miwest0° 01' 16.5"1.46 misouth942.53 mi
24 hours11° 34' 45.4"751.88 mieast0° 56' 09.6"64.39 misouth756.84 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 AM67 km42 miles36 nmNorthwest NW
ImpfondoTue 11:52 AM232 km144 miles125 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BoendeTue 11:52 AM248 km154 miles134 nmEast E
OuéssoTue 11:52 AM365 km227 miles197 nmNorthwest NW
BimboTue 11:52 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth N
BanguiTue 11:52 AM527 km327 miles284 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleTue 11:52 AM569 km354 miles307 nmSouthwest SW
KinshasaTue 11:52 AM572 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
FrancevilleTue 11:52 AM581 km361 miles314 nmWest-southwest WSW
BerbératiTue 11:52 AM606 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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