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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

UTC time = Friday, March 22, 2013 at 11:02:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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: 16° 13' 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"17.29 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.29 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.3"1037.68 miWest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 miNorth1037.68 mi
24 hours0° 04' 31.2"5.21 miWest0° 23' 38.9"27.08 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° 39' 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"971.38 miWest0° 07' 29.1"8.58 miSouth971.69 mi
24 hours11° 18' 34.3"756.26 miEast3° 19' 18.0"228.34 miSouth795.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuéssoFri 12:02 PM93 km58 miles50 nmNorth N
ImpfondoFri 12:02 PM225 km140 miles122 nmEast-northeast ENE
MbandakaFri 12:02 PM242 km150 miles130 nmEast-southeast ESE
BerbératiFri 12:02 PM387 km240 miles209 nmNorth N
FrancevilleFri 12:02 PM397 km247 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
BimboFri 12:02 PM454 km282 miles245 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanguiFri 12:02 PM473 km294 miles256 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BertouaFri 12:02 PM504 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EbebiyínFri 12:02 PM564 km350 miles304 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleFri 12:02 PM568 km353 miles307 nmSouth S

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