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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 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 47' North, Longitude: 15° 56' 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' 31.2"5.21 miwest0° 23' 38.9"27.09 minorth27.58 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 22, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 51' North, Longitude: 137° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.34 meters/second, 1563.6 km/hour, 971.6 miles/hour or 844.3 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' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.6"971.45 miwest0° 07' 29.3"8.58 misouth971.77 mi
24 hours11° 18' 34.2"756.31 mieast3° 19' 19.7"228.39 misouth795.17 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ImpfondoFri 12:02 PM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-northeast ENE
FrancevilleFri 12:02 PM375 km233 miles202 nmSouthwest SW
BerbératiFri 12:02 PM384 km239 miles207 nmNorth N
BimboFri 12:02 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNortheast NE
BanguiFri 12:02 PM491 km305 miles265 nmNortheast NE
EbebiyínFri 12:02 PM534 km332 miles288 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleFri 12:02 PM564 km350 miles304 nmSouth S
KinshasaFri 12:02 PM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth S
YaoundéFri 12:02 PM596 km371 miles322 nmNorthwest NW
DolisieFri 12:02 PM661 km410 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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