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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

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 10:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 13' South
Longitude: 19° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.06 meters/second, 1638.2 km/hour, 1017.9 miles/hour or 884.6 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.97 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.97 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.5"1017.89 miwest0° 00' 53.5"1.02 minorth1017.92 mi
24 hours0° 01' 32.0"1.74 miwest0° 21' 28.8"24.61 minorth24.67 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 59' South
Longitude: 114° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.77 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.55 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.9"992.61 miwest0° 09' 18.0"10.66 misouth992.45 mi
24 hours11° 36' 00.4"792.64 mieast3° 31' 21.9"242.14 misouth824.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuenaWed 11:56 AM102 km63 miles55 nmSoutheast SE
LucapaWed 11:56 AM354 km220 miles191 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalanjeWed 11:56 AM361 km225 miles195 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuamboWed 11:56 AM413 km256 miles223 nmWest-southwest WSW
MenongueWed 11:56 AM414 km257 miles223 nmSouth-southwest SSW
UígeWed 11:56 AM603 km375 miles326 nmNorthwest NW
MonguWed 12:56 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSoutheast SE
LuandaWed 11:56 AM703 km437 miles380 nmWest-northwest WNW
LubangoWed 11:56 AM740 km460 miles400 nmSouthwest SW
Mbuji-MayiWed 12:56 PM744 km462 miles402 nmNortheast NE
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