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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 Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 24' North, Longitude: 14° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.59 meters/second, 1665.3 km/hour, 1034.8 miles/hour or 899.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.25 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.25 mi
1 hour15° 00' 13.1"1034.83 miwest0° 00' 57.0"1.09 misouth1034.84 mi
24 hours0° 05' 17.4"6.08 miwest0° 22' 52.8"26.20 misouth26.90 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 38' South, Longitude: 85° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.08 meters/second, 1523.1 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.77 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.1"946.18 miwest0° 03' 51.2"4.42 misouth946.01 mi
24 hours13° 46' 51.5"903.43 mieast0° 59' 20.3"68.03 misouth903.32 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BerbératiWed 11:56 AM103 km64 miles56 nmEast E
BertouaWed 11:56 AM133 km83 miles72 nmWest W
BozoumWed 11:56 AM270 km168 miles146 nmNortheast NE
OuéssoWed 11:56 AM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NgaoundéréWed 11:56 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YaoundéWed 11:56 AM377 km235 miles204 nmWest W
BimboWed 11:56 AM392 km244 miles212 nmEast E
BanguiWed 11:56 AM409 km254 miles221 nmEast E
EbebiyínWed 11:56 AM465 km289 miles251 nmWest-southwest WSW
ImpfondoWed 11:56 AM470 km292 miles254 nmSoutheast SE
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