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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 Friday, March 22, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 47' North, Longitude: 18° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.88 meters/second, 1670.0 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.7 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' 11.3"1037.75 miwest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 minorth1037.75 mi
24 hours0° 04' 31.1"5.21 miwest0° 23' 39.0"27.09 minorth27.58 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 22, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' North, Longitude: 139° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.30 meters/second, 1563.5 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.19 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.5"971.36 miwest0° 07' 28.6"8.57 misouth971.68 mi
24 hours11° 18' 35.4"756.26 mieast3° 19' 03.1"228.08 misouth795.03 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ImpfondoFri 11:52 AM100 km62 miles54 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BimboFri 11:52 AM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth N
BanguiFri 11:52 AM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth N
BerbératiFri 11:52 AM484 km300 miles261 nmNorthwest NW
FrancevilleFri 11:52 AM603 km374 miles325 nmWest-southwest WSW
BambariFri 11:52 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleFri 11:52 AM660 km410 miles356 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KinshasaFri 11:52 AM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KisanganiFri 12:52 PM753 km468 miles407 nmEast E
EbebiyínFri 11:52 AM805 km500 miles435 nmWest W
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