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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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 11:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 15' North, Longitude: 15° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.31 meters/second, 1534.7 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.4"953.20 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth953.21 mi
24 hours0° 03' 01.0"3.20 mieast0° 03' 11.1"3.65 misouth4.86 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 39' South, Longitude: 96° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.42 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 24.3"1003.03 miwest0° 11' 43.6"13.43 minorth1003.16 mi
24 hours11° 38' 05.4"804.46 mieast4° 37' 01.2"317.23 minorth864.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïFri 12:00 Noon246 km153 miles133 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sabha *Fri 1:00 PM442 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Faya-LargeauFri 12:00 Noon681 km423 miles368 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaFri 12:00 Noon902 km560 miles487 nmSoutheast SE
ArlitFri 12:00 Noon1009 km627 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
Misrata *Fri 1:00 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmNorth N
Tripoli *Fri 1:00 PM1099 km683 miles594 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NdjamenaFri 12:00 Noon1236 km768 miles668 nmSouth S
Valletta *Fri 1:00 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmNorth N
KanoFri 12:00 Noon1467 km911 miles792 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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