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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 11:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 23' South, Longitude: 10° 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 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' North, Longitude: 97° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.46 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"942.47 miwest0° 01' 19.6"1.52 misouth942.54 mi
24 hours11° 34' 39.0"751.76 mieast0° 57' 22.2"65.77 misouth756.89 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LibrevilleTue 12:26 PM139 km86 miles75 nmNorthwest NW
Port-GentilTue 12:26 PM188 km117 miles101 nmWest-southwest WSW
AconibeTue 12:26 PM195 km121 miles105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EvinayongTue 12:26 PM202 km126 miles109 nmNorth N
MongomoTue 12:26 PM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BataTue 12:26 PM260 km161 miles140 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EbebiyínTue 12:26 PM298 km185 miles161 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FrancevilleTue 12:26 PM377 km234 miles203 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo António (Príncipe)Tue 11:26 AM403 km251 miles218 nmNorthwest NW
São ToméTue 11:26 AM420 km261 miles227 nmWest W
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