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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 18, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 59' North, Longitude: 8° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.45 meters/second, 1639.6 km/hour, 1018.8 miles/hour or 885.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.98 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.98 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.2"1018.71 miwest0° 00' 52.0"0.99 minorth1018.68 mi
24 hours0° 03' 15.8"3.70 miwest0° 20' 45.4"23.78 minorth24.06 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 32' North, Longitude: 84° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.13 meters/second, 1559.3 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 841.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.15 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.4"968.67 miwest0° 06' 50.5"7.84 misouth968.97 mi
24 hours11° 08' 03.6"742.15 mieast3° 03' 41.9"210.48 misouth776.35 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoThu 12:32 PM184 km114 miles99 nmNorth N
SikassoThu 12:32 PM275 km171 miles149 nmEast E
KorhogoThu 12:32 PM326 km202 miles176 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoutialaThu 12:32 PM333 km207 miles180 nmEast-northeast ENE
NzérékoréThu 12:32 PM365 km227 miles197 nmSouth S
ManThu 12:32 PM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth S
KoiduThu 12:32 PM402 km250 miles217 nmSouthwest SW
Bobo-DioulassoThu 12:32 PM425 km264 miles229 nmEast E
GbarngaThu 12:32 PM464 km288 miles251 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KenemaThu 12:32 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSouthwest SW
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