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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 11, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 10' South, Longitude: 10° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.31 meters/second, 1657.1 km/hour, 1029.7 miles/hour or 894.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.16 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.16 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.5"1029.70 miwest0° 00' 56.5"1.08 misouth1029.68 mi
24 hours0° 03' 46.0"4.31 miwest0° 22' 32.1"25.81 misouth26.17 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 13' South, Longitude: 96° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.82 meters/second, 1525.8 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 minorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.8"947.89 miwest0° 04' 29.3"5.15 minorth948.10 mi
24 hours13° 37' 30.2"895.37 mieast2° 18' 34.3"158.83 minorth914.93 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CabindaFri 12:02 PM229 km142 miles123 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireFri 12:02 PM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 12:02 PM316 km196 miles170 nmSoutheast SE
DolisieFri 12:02 PM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeFri 12:02 PM461 km287 miles249 nmEast E
KinshasaFri 12:02 PM581 km361 miles314 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleFri 12:02 PM582 km362 miles314 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalanjeFri 12:02 PM654 km406 miles353 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancevilleFri 12:02 PM681 km423 miles368 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-GentilFri 12:02 PM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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