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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 11:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 00' North, Longitude: 11° 22' 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"1037.77 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.78 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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 14' North, Longitude: 109° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.06 meters/second, 1526.6 km/hour, 948.6 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' 10.0"948.31 miwest0° 03' 31.5"4.04 misouth948.49 mi
24 hours11° 29' 01.0"750.11 mieast1° 48' 54.3"124.84 misouth764.37 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MongomoWed 12:22 PM179 km111 miles97 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 12:22 PM216 km134 miles117 nmWest-northwest WNW
EbebiyínWed 12:22 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNorth N
BataWed 12:22 PM272 km169 miles147 nmNorthwest NW
Port-GentilWed 12:22 PM298 km185 miles161 nmWest-southwest WSW
FrancevilleWed 12:22 PM307 km191 miles166 nmSoutheast SE
YaoundéWed 12:22 PM425 km264 miles230 nmNorth N
Santo António (Príncipe)Wed 11:22 AM474 km295 miles256 nmWest-northwest WNW
DoualaWed 12:22 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DolisieWed 12:22 PM488 km303 miles264 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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