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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 26' North
Longitude: 7° 14' 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"952.01 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 misouth952.01 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.9"3.41 mieast0° 00' 44.0"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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 10' South
Longitude: 171° 58' 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"15.56 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 21' 58.7"933.00 miwest0° 00' 38.5"0.74 misouth932.97 mi
24 hours344° 45' 22.0"989.95 miwest0° 27' 12.7"31.20 minorth991.87 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 PM189 km117 miles102 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezSat 12:32 PM719 km447 miles388 nmSouth S
Tripoli *Sat 1:32 PM1200 km746 miles648 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NiameySat 12:32 PM1223 km760 miles661 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoSat 12:32 PM1272 km791 miles687 nmSouth S
NdjamenaSat 12:32 PM1502 km933 miles811 nmSoutheast SE
TunisSat 12:32 PM1507 km936 miles814 nmNorth N
AlgiersSat 12:32 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OuagadougouSat 11:32 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmSouthwest SW
Valletta *Sat 1:32 PM1550 km963 miles837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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