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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, August 19, 2013 at 11:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 38' North, Longitude: 13° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.75 meters/second, 1629.9 km/hour, 1012.8 miles/hour or 880.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.88 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.88 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.8"1012.70 miwest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 misouth1012.73 mi
24 hours0° 03' 34.7"4.03 miwest0° 19' 44.8"22.63 misouth22.98 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 18' South, Longitude: 169° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.24 meters/second, 1556.1 km/hour, 966.9 miles/hour or 840.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.12 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.5"966.78 miwest0° 09' 00.0"10.31 minorth967.15 mi
24 hours346° 23' 31.3"912.20 miwest3° 58' 58.1"273.80 minorth959.41 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaiduguriMon 12:10 PM88 km55 miles48 nmSouth S
NdjamenaMon 12:10 PM218 km135 miles118 nmEast-southeast ESE
GarouaMon 12:10 PM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth S
JalingoMon 12:10 PM456 km283 miles246 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderMon 12:10 PM466 km290 miles252 nmWest-northwest WNW
KanoMon 12:10 PM506 km314 miles273 nmWest W
MoundouMon 12:10 PM553 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
ZariaMon 12:10 PM616 km383 miles332 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaradiMon 12:10 PM660 km410 miles356 nmWest W
KadunaMon 12:10 PM662 km412 miles358 nmWest-southwest WSW
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