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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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 54' South, Longitude: 6° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.25 meters/second, 1664.1 km/hour, 1034.0 miles/hour or 898.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.23 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.23 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.0"1034.07 miwest0° 00' 57.6"1.10 misouth1034.05 mi
24 hours0° 04' 24.7"5.07 miwest0° 23' 01.9"26.38 misouth26.86 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 42' South, Longitude: 11° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.18 meters/second, 1595.4 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 29' 45.7"991.27 miwest0° 10' 12.9"11.70 misouth991.11 mi
24 hours12° 21' 48.0"845.44 mieast3° 51' 53.2"265.65 misouth881.43 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port-GentilSat 12:20 PM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pointe-NoireSat 12:20 PM561 km348 miles303 nmEast E
São ToméSat 11:20 AM579 km360 miles313 nmNorth N
CabindaSat 12:20 PM600 km373 miles324 nmEast E
LibrevilleSat 12:20 PM654 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieSat 12:20 PM655 km407 miles353 nmEast E
Santo António (Príncipe)Sat 11:20 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth N
BataSat 12:20 PM816 km507 miles441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSat 12:20 PM832 km517 miles449 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancevilleSat 12:20 PM834 km518 miles450 nmEast-northeast ENE
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