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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: 10° 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"1028.82 miwest0° 00' 56.1"1.07 misouth1028.80 mi
24 hours0° 03' 38.5"4.16 miwest0° 22' 25.8"25.69 misouth26.03 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 54' South, Longitude: 109° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.57 meters/second, 1546.5 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"16.02 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 26' 29.2"960.79 miwest0° 07' 05.2"8.12 minorth961.10 mi
24 hours13° 10' 47.2"876.88 mieast3° 14' 57.1"223.40 minorth911.27 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 PM266 km165 miles144 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSat 12:02 PM299 km186 miles162 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pointe-NoireSat 12:02 PM327 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieSat 12:02 PM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeSat 12:02 PM466 km289 miles251 nmEast E
KinshasaSat 12:02 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:02 PM611 km380 miles330 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeSat 12:02 PM645 km400 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancevilleSat 12:02 PM722 km448 miles390 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-GentilSat 12:02 PM787 km489 miles425 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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