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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 = Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 11:12:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 23' South, Longitude: 13° 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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 100° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.44 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' 01.2"0.02 miSouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.0"942.44 miWest0° 01' 18.2"1.50 miSouth942.50 mi
24 hours11° 34' 41.8"751.79 miEast0° 56' 51.2"65.18 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
FrancevilleTue 12:12 PM143 km89 miles77 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuéssoTue 12:12 PM323 km201 miles175 nmNortheast NE
AconibeTue 12:12 PM382 km237 miles206 nmWest-northwest WNW
EbebiyínTue 12:12 PM404 km251 miles218 nmNorthwest NW
DolisieTue 12:12 PM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrazzavilleTue 12:12 PM454 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaTue 12:12 PM461 km286 miles249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MbandakaTue 12:12 PM484 km301 miles261 nmEast E
LibrevilleTue 12:12 PM506 km315 miles273 nmWest W
ImpfondoTue 12:12 PM510 km317 miles275 nmEast-northeast ENE

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