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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, June 23, 2013 at 11:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 25' North, Longitude: 9° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.79 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.88 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.09 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 misouth952.10 mi
24 hours0° 03' 11.7"3.38 mieast0° 01' 08.5"1.31 misouth3.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 43' South, Longitude: 170° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.37 meters/second, 1506.1 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.60 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 00.1"935.66 miwest0° 03' 01.5"3.47 minorth935.81 mi
24 hours15° 00' 41.1"977.62 mieast1° 52' 33.1"129.03 minorth991.59 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sabha *Sun 1:22 PM616 km383 miles333 nmNortheast NE
AgadezSun 12:22 PM738 km459 miles398 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahSun 12:22 PM846 km526 miles457 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tripoli *Sun 1:22 PM1102 km685 miles595 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KanoSun 12:22 PM1271 km790 miles686 nmSouth S
NiameySun 12:22 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaSun 12:22 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Valletta *Sun 1:22 PM1457 km905 miles786 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TunisSun 12:22 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmNorth N
AbujaSun 12:22 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmSouth S
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