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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 Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 27' North, Longitude: 21° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.84 meters/second, 1662.6 km/hour, 1033.1 miles/hour or 897.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.22 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.22 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.9"1033.14 miwest0° 00' 57.3"1.09 minorth1033.13 mi
24 hours0° 04' 21.6"5.00 miwest0° 22' 53.7"26.22 minorth26.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 52' South, Longitude: 63° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.96 meters/second, 1529.9 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 26' 07.1"950.45 miwest0° 05' 57.5"6.83 minorth950.74 mi
24 hours13° 16' 31.0"874.10 mieast2° 50' 58.8"195.97 minorth902.25 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BambariWed 11:36 AM101 km63 miles54 nmWest-northwest WNW
BriaWed 11:36 AM129 km80 miles70 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kaga-BandoroWed 11:36 AM311 km193 miles168 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanguiWed 11:36 AM351 km218 miles190 nmWest-southwest WSW
BimboWed 11:36 AM372 km231 miles201 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhWed 11:36 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNorthwest NW
OboWed 11:36 AM550 km342 miles297 nmEast E
BiraoWed 11:36 AM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ImpfondoWed 11:36 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
BozoumWed 11:36 AM578 km359 miles312 nmWest W
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