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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

UTC time = Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 10:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 33' South, Longitude: 14° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.92 meters/second, 1655.7 km/hour, 1028.8 miles/hour or 894.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.15 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miSouth17.15 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.3"1028.76 miWest0° 00' 56.1"1.07 miSouth1028.74 mi
24 hours0° 03' 38.6"4.17 miWest0° 22' 25.8"25.69 miSouth26.03 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 56' South, Longitude: 113° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.51 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.8 miles/hour or 834.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.01 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miNorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 26' 28.6"960.59 miWest0° 07' 03.9"8.10 miNorth960.90 mi
24 hours13° 11' 02.8"876.99 miEast3° 14' 30.0"222.86 miNorth911.24 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
UígeSat 11:50 AM104 km65 miles56 nmEast E
LuandaSat 11:50 AM173 km107 miles93 nmSouthwest SW
CabindaSat 11:50 AM307 km191 miles166 nmNorthwest NW
MalanjeSat 11:50 AM330 km205 miles178 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaSat 11:50 AM380 km236 miles205 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSat 11:50 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pointe-NoireSat 11:50 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorthwest NW
DolisieSat 11:50 AM403 km250 miles217 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HuamboSat 11:50 AM605 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FrancevilleSat 11:50 AM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth N

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