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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 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 24' South, Longitude: 16° 26' 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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 103° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.43 meters/second, 1517.2 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' 58.0"942.42 miwest0° 01' 17.3"1.48 misouth942.48 mi
24 hours11° 34' 43.7"751.81 mieast0° 56' 29.1"64.76 misouth756.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbandakaTue 12:02 PM209 km130 miles113 nmEast-northeast ENE
OuéssoTue 12:02 PM226 km140 miles122 nmNorth N
ImpfondoTue 12:02 PM287 km178 miles155 nmNortheast NE
FrancevilleTue 12:02 PM346 km215 miles187 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrazzavilleTue 12:02 PM447 km278 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KinshasaTue 12:02 PM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BerbératiTue 12:02 PM520 km323 miles281 nmNorth N
BimboTue 12:02 PM559 km347 miles302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanguiTue 12:02 PM577 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieTue 12:02 PM594 km369 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
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