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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 Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 12' North, Longitude: 5° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.61 meters/second, 1557.4 km/hour, 967.7 miles/hour or 840.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.13 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.9"967.42 miwest0° 00' 25.6"0.49 minorth967.39 mi
24 hours0° 01' 42.4"1.84 mieast0° 10' 02.9"11.52 minorth11.67 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' South, Longitude: 154° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.36 meters/second, 1502.5 km/hour, 933.6 miles/hour or 811.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.56 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 08.8"933.38 miwest0° 01' 06.1"1.26 minorth933.44 mi
24 hours14° 59' 12.4"973.48 mieast1° 07' 22.3"77.24 minorth979.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TamanrassetSun 12:32 PM183 km114 miles99 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArlitSun 12:32 PM309 km192 miles167 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AgadezSun 12:32 PM513 km319 miles277 nmSouth-southeast SSE
In SalahSun 12:32 PM754 km468 miles407 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaradiSun 12:32 PM861 km535 miles465 nmSouth S
ZinderSun 12:32 PM878 km545 miles474 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameySun 12:32 PM945 km587 miles510 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DoriSun 11:32 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmSouthwest SW
KanoSun 12:32 PM1053 km654 miles569 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouSun 11:32 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmSouthwest SW
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