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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, June 12, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 10' North, Longitude: 14° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.57 meters/second, 1535.7 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.90 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.1"953.79 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth953.78 mi
24 hours0° 03' 08.7"3.34 mieast0° 03' 23.9"3.90 minorth5.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 34' North, Longitude: 57° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.36 meters/second, 1567.3 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.23 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 32' 36.9"973.69 miwest0° 07' 18.3"8.37 misouth973.99 mi
24 hours10° 51' 38.9"727.18 mieast3° 12' 15.6"220.28 misouth764.48 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sabha *Wed 1:02 PM428 km266 miles231 nmNorth N
Faya-LargeauWed 12:02 PM755 km469 miles408 nmSoutheast SE
ArlitWed 12:02 PM885 km550 miles478 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezWed 12:02 PM965 km600 miles521 nmSouthwest SW
FadaWed 12:02 PM995 km619 miles538 nmSoutheast SE
Tripoli *Wed 1:02 PM1085 km674 miles586 nmNorth N
NdjamenaWed 12:02 PM1226 km762 miles662 nmSouth S
KanoWed 12:02 PM1388 km863 miles750 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Valletta *Wed 1:02 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmNorth N
TunisWed 12:02 PM1565 km972 miles845 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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