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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 33' South
Longitude: 13° 50' 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"1028.83 miwest0° 00' 56.1"1.07 misouth1028.81 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 56' South
Longitude: 112° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.52 meters/second, 1546.3 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"960.67 miwest0° 07' 04.0"8.10 minorth960.98 mi
24 hours13° 11' 01.4"877.04 mieast3° 14' 32.3"222.92 minorth911.30 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 AM135 km84 miles73 nmEast E
LuandaSat 11:50 AM157 km98 miles85 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CabindaSat 11:50 AM286 km178 miles154 nmNorthwest NW
MalanjeSat 11:50 AM353 km219 miles191 nmSoutheast SE
Pointe-NoireSat 11:50 AM375 km233 miles203 nmNorthwest NW
DolisieSat 11:50 AM391 km243 miles211 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KinshasaSat 11:50 AM392 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSat 11:50 AM397 km246 miles214 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboSat 11:50 AM614 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FrancevilleSat 11:50 AM655 km407 miles353 nmNorth N
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