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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 Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 19' North, Longitude: 10° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.82 meters/second, 1669.8 km/hour, 1037.5 miles/hour or 901.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.29 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.29 mi
1 hour15° 00' 13.4"1037.62 miwest0° 00' 58.1"1.11 misouth1037.62 mi
24 hours0° 05' 21.1"6.17 miwest0° 23' 16.9"26.66 misouth27.37 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 50' North, Longitude: 171° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.02 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.1"1002.18 miwest0° 11' 37.9"13.32 minorth1002.21 mi
24 hours12° 02' 50.2"832.96 mieast4° 31' 06.3"310.49 minorth887.16 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BataThu 12:12 PM75 km46 miles40 nmNorthwest NW
LibrevilleThu 12:12 PM129 km80 miles70 nmSouthwest SW
MongomoThu 12:12 PM133 km83 miles72 nmEast-northeast ENE
EbebiyínThu 12:12 PM160 km99 miles86 nmNortheast NE
Port-GentilThu 12:12 PM274 km170 miles148 nmSouthwest SW
DoualaThu 12:12 PM305 km190 miles165 nmNorth N
Santo António (Príncipe)Thu 11:12 AM307 km191 miles166 nmWest W
MalaboThu 12:12 PM308 km192 miles167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YaoundéThu 12:12 PM318 km198 miles172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméThu 11:12 AM396 km246 miles214 nmWest-southwest WSW
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