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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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 29' North, Longitude: 8° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.87 meters/second, 1651.9 km/hour, 1026.5 miles/hour or 892.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.11 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.11 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.7"1026.39 miwest0° 00' 55.0"1.05 minorth1026.37 mi
24 hours0° 03' 52.0"4.41 miwest0° 21' 55.0"25.10 minorth25.49 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 09' North, Longitude: 3° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.56 meters/second, 1568.0 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.24 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.5"974.12 miwest0° 07' 47.7"8.93 minorth973.88 mi
24 hours11° 30' 35.3"772.07 mieast2° 45' 52.5"190.09 minorth790.27 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NzérékoréThu 12:34 PM103 km64 miles56 nmSouthwest SW
ManThu 12:34 PM142 km88 miles76 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GbarngaThu 12:34 PM213 km132 miles115 nmSouthwest SW
DaloaThu 12:34 PM267 km166 miles144 nmSoutheast SE
KoiduThu 12:34 PM300 km187 miles162 nmWest W
KorhogoThu 12:34 PM307 km191 miles166 nmEast-northeast ENE
KakataThu 12:34 PM317 km197 miles171 nmSouthwest SW
KenemaThu 12:34 PM331 km206 miles179 nmWest-southwest WSW
BouakéThu 12:34 PM366 km227 miles197 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaThu 12:34 PM371 km230 miles200 nmSouthwest SW
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