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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 11:12:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Friday, March 22, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' North, Longitude: 13° 43' 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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' North, Longitude: 135° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.38 meters/second, 1563.8 km/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.4 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"971.47 miWest0° 07' 29.9"8.59 miSouth971.79 mi
24 hours11° 18' 33.3"756.31 miEast3° 19' 34.6"228.66 miSouth795.24 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FrancevilleFri 12:12 PM269 km167 miles145 nmSouth S
OuéssoFri 12:12 PM276 km171 miles149 nmEast-northeast ENE
EbebiyínFri 12:12 PM305 km189 miles164 nmWest-northwest WNW
AconibeFri 12:12 PM313 km194 miles169 nmWest W
BertouaFri 12:12 PM418 km260 miles226 nmNorth N
YaoundéFri 12:12 PM418 km260 miles226 nmNorthwest NW
BerbératiFri 12:12 PM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BataFri 12:12 PM455 km283 miles246 nmWest-northwest WNW
LibrevilleFri 12:12 PM476 km296 miles257 nmWest W
ImpfondoFri 12:12 PM492 km306 miles266 nmEast E

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