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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 12, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 33' South, Longitude: 11° 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"1028.75 miwest0° 00' 56.1"1.07 misouth1028.73 mi
24 hours0° 03' 38.5"4.16 miwest0° 22' 25.8"25.69 misouth26.02 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 55' South, Longitude: 110° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.57 meters/second, 1546.4 km/hour, 960.9 miles/hour or 835.0 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 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 26' 29.2"960.71 miwest0° 07' 05.1"8.12 minorth961.03 mi
24 hours13° 10' 48.5"876.83 mieast3° 14' 54.9"223.34 minorth911.21 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CabindaSat 12:02 PM250 km155 miles135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSat 12:02 PM273 km169 miles147 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pointe-NoireSat 12:02 PM317 km197 miles171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieSat 12:02 PM408 km254 miles220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeSat 12:02 PM435 km270 miles235 nmEast E
KinshasaSat 12:02 PM585 km364 miles316 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:02 PM587 km365 miles317 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeSat 12:02 PM616 km383 miles332 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancevilleSat 12:02 PM709 km441 miles383 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboSat 12:02 PM768 km477 miles415 nmSoutheast SE
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