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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 11:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 23' South
Longitude: 10° 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 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 11' North
Longitude: 97° 07' 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"942.54 miwest0° 01' 19.6"1.52 misouth942.61 mi
24 hours11° 34' 38.7"751.81 mieast0° 57' 24.7"65.82 misouth756.95 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 PM116 km72 miles63 nmNorthwest NW
Port-GentilTue 12:26 PM157 km98 miles85 nmWest-southwest WSW
BataTue 12:26 PM253 km157 miles136 nmNorth N
EbebiyínTue 12:26 PM310 km193 miles167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméTue 11:26 AM390 km242 miles210 nmWest-northwest WNW
FrancevilleTue 12:26 PM406 km252 miles219 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboTue 12:26 PM482 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DoualaTue 12:26 PM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth N
YaoundéTue 12:26 PM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieTue 12:26 PM507 km315 miles274 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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