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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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 00' North, Longitude: 13° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.93 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.8 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' 11.0"1037.85 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.85 mi
24 hours0° 04' 27.9"5.15 miwest0° 23' 41.8"27.14 minorth27.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' North, Longitude: 112° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.03 meters/second, 1526.5 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.81 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.9"948.32 miwest0° 03' 30.7"4.03 misouth948.50 mi
24 hours11° 29' 03.3"750.17 mieast1° 48' 35.7"124.49 misouth764.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FrancevilleWed 12:12 PM181 km113 miles98 nmSouth S
OuéssoWed 12:12 PM327 km203 miles177 nmEast-northeast ENE
EbebiyínWed 12:12 PM345 km215 miles186 nmNorthwest NW
LibrevilleWed 12:12 PM461 km287 miles249 nmWest W
BataWed 12:12 PM472 km293 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
DolisieWed 12:12 PM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YaoundéWed 12:12 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BertouaWed 12:12 PM505 km314 miles273 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleWed 12:12 PM508 km316 miles275 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaWed 12:12 PM516 km320 miles278 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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