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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 17, 2013 at 13:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 39' North, Longitude: 15° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.97 meters/second, 1641.5 km/hour, 1020.0 miles/hour or 886.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.00 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.00 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.5"1019.87 miwest0° 00' 52.6"1.00 minorth1019.85 mi
24 hours0° 03' 21.4"3.81 miwest0° 20' 56.2"23.98 minorth24.28 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 13:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' North, Longitude: 66° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.77 meters/second, 1540.0 km/hour, 956.9 miles/hour or 831.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.95 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.09 misouth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.4"956.64 miwest0° 05' 00.4"5.74 misouth956.88 mi
24 hours11° 15' 20.2"741.24 mieast2° 22' 06.2"162.86 misouth763.50 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BissauWed 1:02 PM134 km83 miles72 nmNorth N
BokéWed 1:02 PM149 km92 miles80 nmEast-northeast ENE
BafatáWed 1:02 PM199 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ZiguinchorWed 1:02 PM225 km140 miles121 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GabúWed 1:02 PM236 km147 miles128 nmNortheast NE
ConakryWed 1:02 PM244 km152 miles132 nmEast-southeast ESE
KindiaWed 1:02 PM309 km192 miles167 nmEast-southeast ESE
FarafenniWed 1:02 PM324 km201 miles175 nmNorth N
BanjulWed 1:02 PM327 km203 miles177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SerekundaWed 1:02 PM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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