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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 10, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 05' North, Longitude: 21° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.33 meters/second, 1653.6 km/hour, 1027.5 miles/hour or 892.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.13 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.13 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.0"1027.50 miwest0° 00' 55.3"1.06 minorth1027.48 mi
24 hours0° 03' 56.8"4.51 miwest0° 22' 04.2"25.28 minorth25.68 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 23' North, Longitude: 20° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.95 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.48 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.0"988.53 miwest0° 09' 29.0"10.86 minorth988.34 mi
24 hours11° 22' 52.4"774.45 mieast3° 30' 32.5"241.22 minorth806.54 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 AM261 km162 miles141 nmSouth S
SarhWed 11:36 AM315 km196 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanguiWed 11:36 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BimboWed 11:36 AM515 km320 miles278 nmSouthwest SW
MoundouWed 11:36 AM550 km342 miles297 nmWest W
BerbératiWed 11:36 AM719 km447 miles388 nmSouthwest SW
WauWed 1:36 PM768 km477 miles415 nmEast E
Al-FashirWed 1:36 PM773 km480 miles417 nmNortheast NE
NdjamenaWed 11:36 AM793 km492 miles428 nmNorthwest NW
YambioWed 1:36 PM902 km560 miles487 nmEast-southeast ESE
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