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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: 11° 11' 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"1029.63 miwest0° 00' 56.5"1.08 misouth1029.61 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° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.82 meters/second, 1525.7 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"947.81 miwest0° 04' 29.1"5.14 minorth948.03 mi
24 hours13° 37' 31.4"895.32 mieast2° 18' 31.4"158.76 minorth914.87 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 PM211 km131 miles114 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pointe-NoireFri 12:02 PM275 km171 miles149 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 12:02 PM291 km181 miles157 nmSoutheast SE
DolisieFri 12:02 PM368 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeFri 12:02 PM431 km268 miles233 nmEast E
KinshasaFri 12:02 PM555 km345 miles300 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 12:02 PM557 km346 miles301 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeFri 12:02 PM626 km389 miles338 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancevilleFri 12:02 PM668 km415 miles361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-GentilFri 12:02 PM760 km472 miles410 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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