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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 11:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 01' North, Longitude: 8° 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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 14' North, Longitude: 107° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.09 meters/second, 1526.7 km/hour, 948.7 miles/hour or 824.4 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' 10.2"948.44 miwest0° 03' 32.5"4.06 misouth948.62 mi
24 hours11° 28' 58.2"750.16 mieast1° 49' 17.6"125.29 misouth764.51 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port-GentilWed 12:32 PM85 km53 miles46 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LibrevilleWed 12:32 PM106 km66 miles57 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméWed 11:32 AM209 km130 miles113 nmWest W
Santo António (Príncipe)Wed 11:32 AM222 km138 miles120 nmNorthwest NW
BataWed 12:32 PM244 km151 miles132 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EbebiyínWed 12:32 PM387 km240 miles209 nmNortheast NE
MalaboWed 12:32 PM414 km257 miles224 nmNorth N
DoualaWed 12:32 PM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéWed 12:32 PM536 km333 miles289 nmNortheast NE
Port HarcourtWed 12:32 PM559 km347 miles302 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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