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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 Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 11' North, Longitude: 15° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.83 meters/second, 1669.8 km/hour, 1037.6 miles/hour or 901.6 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"1037.63 miwest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 minorth1037.63 mi
24 hours0° 04' 32.3"5.23 miwest0° 23' 37.0"27.05 minorth27.55 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 31' North, Longitude: 148° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.31 meters/second, 1585.1 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.1"984.85 miwest0° 09' 08.5"10.48 misouth985.17 mi
24 hours11° 18' 19.0"766.34 mieast3° 55' 28.9"269.75 misouth816.88 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ImpfondoSat 12:02 PM250 km155 miles135 nmEast E
BerbératiSat 12:02 PM340 km211 miles184 nmNorth N
FrancevilleSat 12:02 PM402 km250 miles217 nmSouthwest SW
BimboSat 12:02 PM442 km275 miles239 nmNortheast NE
BanguiSat 12:02 PM462 km287 miles250 nmNortheast NE
EbebiyínSat 12:02 PM515 km320 miles278 nmWest-northwest WNW
YaoundéSat 12:02 PM566 km351 miles305 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleSat 12:02 PM606 km377 miles327 nmSouth S
KinshasaSat 12:02 PM612 km380 miles331 nmSouth S
BataSat 12:02 PM682 km424 miles368 nmWest W
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