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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° 09' 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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 102° 56' 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"942.48 miwest0° 01' 17.3"1.48 misouth942.55 mi
24 hours11° 34' 43.4"751.86 mieast0° 56' 31.6"64.81 misouth756.87 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuéssoTue 12:02 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth N
MbandakaTue 12:02 PM239 km149 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
ImpfondoTue 12:02 PM307 km191 miles166 nmNortheast NE
FrancevilleTue 12:02 PM317 km197 miles171 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrazzavilleTue 12:02 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KinshasaTue 12:02 PM445 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BerbératiTue 12:02 PM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth N
BimboTue 12:02 PM571 km355 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieTue 12:02 PM572 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
BanguiTue 12:02 PM590 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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