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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 11:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 54' South, Longitude: 4° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.24 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"1034.06 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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 43' South, Longitude: 8° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.14 meters/second, 1595.3 km/hour, 991.3 miles/hour or 861.4 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' 45.1"991.18 miwest0° 10' 12.5"11.69 misouth991.02 mi
24 hours12° 22' 02.2"845.65 mieast3° 51' 40.7"265.41 misouth881.54 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméSat 11:30 AM638 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-GentilSat 12:30 PM677 km421 miles366 nmNortheast NE
Santo António (Príncipe)Sat 11:30 AM801 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 12:30 PM818 km508 miles441 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireSat 12:30 PM838 km521 miles453 nmEast E
CabindaSat 12:30 PM876 km544 miles473 nmEast E
DolisieSat 12:30 PM931 km578 miles503 nmEast E
BataSat 12:30 PM962 km598 miles520 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSat 12:30 PM1077 km669 miles581 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboSat 12:30 PM1078 km670 miles582 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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