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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Friday, March 22, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 48' North
Longitude: 13° 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' 31.2"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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 49' North
Longitude: 134° 57' 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"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.6"971.55 miwest0° 07' 30.0"8.60 misouth971.87 mi
24 hours11° 18' 33.2"756.36 mieast3° 19' 36.3"228.71 misouth795.31 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
EbebiyínFri 12:12 PM278 km173 miles150 nmWest-northwest WNW
YaoundéFri 12:12 PM400 km248 miles216 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BataFri 12:12 PM425 km264 miles230 nmWest-northwest WNW
LibrevilleFri 12:12 PM445 km276 miles240 nmWest W
BerbératiFri 12:12 PM464 km289 miles251 nmNortheast NE
ImpfondoFri 12:12 PM523 km325 miles282 nmEast E
Port-GentilFri 12:12 PM544 km338 miles294 nmWest-southwest WSW
DoualaFri 12:12 PM548 km341 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
DolisieFri 12:12 PM559 km347 miles302 nmSouth S
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