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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

UTC time = Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 11:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 7° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.75 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.87 miWest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miSouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"951.94 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 miSouth951.94 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.9"3.41 miEast0° 00' 43.9"0.84 miSouth3.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' South, Longitude: 172° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.20 meters/second, 1501.9 km/hour, 933.2 miles/hour or 811.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.55 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 21' 58.7"932.94 miWest0° 00' 38.6"0.74 miSouth932.90 mi
24 hours344° 45' 22.0"989.89 miWest0° 27' 08.7"31.12 miNorth991.80 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TamanrassetSat 12:32 PM216 km134 miles117 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArlitSat 12:32 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth S
In SalahSat 12:32 PM656 km408 miles354 nmNorthwest NW
AgadezSat 12:32 PM717 km445 miles387 nmSouth S
Tripoli *Sat 1:32 PM1187 km737 miles641 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NiameySat 12:32 PM1237 km768 miles668 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoSat 12:32 PM1271 km789 miles686 nmSouth S
TimbuktuSat 11:32 AM1323 km822 miles714 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaSat 12:32 PM1486 km923 miles802 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TunisSat 12:32 PM1504 km935 miles812 nmNorth N

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