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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 = Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 11:14:00 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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 51' North, Longitude: 12° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.53 meters/second, 1661.5 km/hour, 1032.4 miles/hour or 897.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.21 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.21 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.8"1032.37 miWest0° 00' 57.0"1.09 miNorth1032.36 mi
24 hours0° 04' 18.7"4.95 miWest0° 22' 47.6"26.10 miNorth26.57 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 56' South, Longitude: 58° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.14 meters/second, 1555.7 km/hour, 966.7 miles/hour or 840.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.11 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 27' 37.2"966.48 miWest0° 08' 20.2"9.55 miNorth966.83 mi
24 hours12° 40' 10.4"846.82 miEast3° 40' 37.9"252.78 miNorth890.09 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BertouaThu 12:14 PM213 km133 miles115 nmSoutheast SE
NgaoundéréThu 12:14 PM220 km137 miles119 nmNortheast NE
BamendaThu 12:14 PM231 km144 miles125 nmWest W
YaoundéThu 12:14 PM235 km146 miles127 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DoualaThu 12:14 PM345 km214 miles186 nmSouthwest SW
JalingoThu 12:14 PM350 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GarouaThu 12:14 PM403 km250 miles217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EbebiyínThu 12:14 PM421 km262 miles227 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BerbératiThu 12:14 PM431 km268 miles233 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboThu 12:14 PM446 km277 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW

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