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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
BriaWed 11:36 AM202 km125 miles109 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kaga-BandoroWed 11:36 AM238 km148 miles129 nmWest-southwest WSW
BambariWed 11:36 AM261 km162 miles141 nmSouth S
BiraoWed 11:36 AM310 km193 miles167 nmNortheast NE
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
MongoWed 11:36 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoundouWed 11:36 AM550 km342 miles297 nmWest W
BozoumWed 11:36 AM551 km342 miles298 nmWest-southwest WSW
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