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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 11:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 23' South, Longitude: 11° 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' 25.9"5.11 miwest0° 23' 42.7"27.16 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' North, Longitude: 98° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.45 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.8 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' 58.1"942.53 miwest0° 01' 19.3"1.52 misouth942.60 mi
24 hours11° 34' 39.6"751.82 mieast0° 57' 15.7"65.65 misouth756.93 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LibrevilleTue 12:22 PM208 km129 miles112 nmWest-northwest WNW
MongomoTue 12:22 PM224 km139 miles121 nmNorth N
Port-GentilTue 12:22 PM267 km166 miles144 nmWest W
EbebiyínTue 12:22 PM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth N
BataTue 12:22 PM293 km182 miles158 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancevilleTue 12:22 PM303 km189 miles164 nmEast-southeast ESE
DolisieTue 12:22 PM455 km283 miles245 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YaoundéTue 12:22 PM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth N
Santo António (Príncipe)Tue 11:22 AM472 km293 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pointe-NoireTue 12:22 PM493 km306 miles266 nmSouth S
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