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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 Monday, June 24, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 24' North, Longitude: 7° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.85 meters/second, 1533.1 km/hour, 952.6 miles/hour or 827.8 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' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.23 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 misouth952.24 mi
24 hours0° 03' 10.2"3.36 mieast0° 01' 33.3"1.78 misouth3.80 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 24, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 49' South, Longitude: 157° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.63 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.79 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 23' 09.5"947.48 miwest0° 06' 25.1"7.36 minorth947.79 mi
24 hours14° 23' 34.3"947.93 mieast3° 06' 05.9"213.29 minorth979.18 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TamanrassetMon 12:32 PM198 km123 miles107 nmWest-southwest WSW
In SalahMon 12:32 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorthwest NW
AgadezMon 12:32 PM715 km444 miles386 nmSouth S
Tripoli *Mon 1:32 PM1198 km744 miles647 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NiameyMon 12:32 PM1225 km761 miles662 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoMon 12:32 PM1268 km788 miles685 nmSouth S
NdjamenaMon 12:32 PM1493 km927 miles806 nmSoutheast SE
TunisMon 12:32 PM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorth N
AlgiersMon 12:32 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OuagadougouMon 11:32 AM1539 km957 miles831 nmSouthwest SW
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