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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° 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' 25.9"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° 21' 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"942.46 miwest0° 01' 19.1"1.51 misouth942.53 mi
24 hours11° 34' 39.8"751.77 mieast0° 57' 13.4"65.60 misouth756.88 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AconibeTue 12:22 PM194 km121 miles105 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MongomoTue 12:22 PM223 km139 miles121 nmNorth N
EvinayongTue 12:22 PM225 km140 miles121 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleTue 12:22 PM237 km147 miles128 nmWest-northwest WNW
FrancevilleTue 12:22 PM276 km172 miles149 nmEast-southeast ESE
EbebiyínTue 12:22 PM281 km175 miles152 nmNorth N
Port-GentilTue 12:22 PM297 km185 miles161 nmWest W
BataTue 12:22 PM311 km193 miles168 nmNorthwest NW
DolisieTue 12:22 PM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YaoundéTue 12:22 PM469 km291 miles253 nmNorth N
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