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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, October 4, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 31' South, Longitude: 4° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.50 meters/second, 1665.0 km/hour, 1034.6 miles/hour or 899.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.24 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.24 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.4"1034.64 miwest0° 00' 57.7"1.10 misouth1034.63 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.4"5.18 miwest0° 23' 05.5"26.45 misouth26.95 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 29' South, Longitude: 2° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.55 meters/second, 1611.2 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.69 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.4"1001.09 miwest0° 10' 49.8"12.40 misouth1001.05 mi
24 hours11° 50' 06.8"816.20 mieast4° 14' 00.6"290.94 misouth863.58 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméFri 11:30 AM596 km370 miles322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-GentilFri 12:30 PM643 km399 miles347 nmNortheast NE
Santo António (Príncipe)Fri 11:30 AM759 km472 miles410 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 12:30 PM782 km486 miles422 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireFri 12:30 PM830 km516 miles448 nmEast E
CabindaFri 12:30 PM872 km542 miles471 nmEast E
DolisieFri 12:30 PM920 km572 miles497 nmEast E
BataFri 12:30 PM924 km574 miles499 nmNortheast NE
MalaboFri 12:30 PM1037 km644 miles560 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 12:30 PM1088 km676 miles587 nmEast-southeast ESE
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