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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 = Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 10:56:00 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 Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 10:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 13' South, Longitude: 19° 27' 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"1017.82 miWest0° 00' 53.5"1.02 miNorth1017.85 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 Latitude: 8° 59' South, Longitude: 114° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.78 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"16.54 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.0"992.55 miWest0° 09' 18.2"10.66 miSouth992.39 mi
24 hours11° 35' 58.9"792.56 miEast3° 31' 23.3"242.15 miSouth824.57 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 AM80 km50 miles43 nmSoutheast SE
LucapaWed 11:56 AM340 km211 miles184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalanjeWed 11:56 AM388 km241 miles210 nmWest-northwest WNW
MenongueWed 11:56 AM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HuamboWed 11:56 AM440 km274 miles238 nmWest-southwest WSW
TshikapaWed 12:56 PM551 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonguWed 12:56 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSoutheast SE
UígeWed 11:56 AM626 km389 miles338 nmNorthwest NW
Mbuji-MayiWed 12:56 PM724 km450 miles391 nmNortheast NE
LuandaWed 11:56 AM732 km455 miles395 nmWest-northwest WNW

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