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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 11:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 25' North, Longitude: 7° 17' 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"952.10 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 misouth952.10 mi
24 hours0° 03' 11.7"3.38 mieast0° 01' 08.7"1.31 misouth3.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' South, Longitude: 172° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.39 meters/second, 1506.2 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 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' 00.4"935.71 miwest0° 03' 03.1"3.50 minorth935.86 mi
24 hours15° 00' 29.8"977.46 mieast1° 53' 06.9"129.68 minorth991.54 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 PM194 km120 miles105 nmWest-southwest WSW
In SalahSun 12:32 PM640 km397 miles345 nmNorthwest NW
AgadezSun 12:32 PM717 km446 miles387 nmSouth S
Tripoli *Sun 1:32 PM1199 km745 miles647 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NiameySun 12:32 PM1225 km761 miles661 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoSun 12:32 PM1270 km789 miles686 nmSouth S
NdjamenaSun 12:32 PM1497 km930 miles809 nmSoutheast SE
TunisSun 12:32 PM1507 km937 miles814 nmNorth N
AlgiersSun 12:32 PM1534 km953 miles829 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OuagadougouSun 11:32 AM1538 km955 miles830 nmSouthwest SW
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