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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 Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 11:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 51' South
Longitude: 16° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.62 meters/second, 1640.2 km/hour, 1019.2 miles/hour or 885.6 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.99 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.99 mi
1 hour15° 00' 04.0"1019.15 miwest0° 00' 53.9"1.03 minorth1019.18 mi
24 hours0° 01' 41.7"1.92 miwest0° 21' 39.1"24.80 minorth24.88 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 31' South
Longitude: 105° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.94 meters/second, 1576.6 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 30' 16.1"979.51 miwest0° 08' 10.3"9.36 misouth979.29 mi
24 hours12° 11' 14.2"823.05 mieast2° 58' 17.8"204.31 misouth843.07 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalanjeThu 12:06 PM149 km93 miles81 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HuamboThu 12:06 PM235 km146 miles127 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuenaThu 12:06 PM371 km230 miles200 nmEast-southeast ESE
UígeThu 12:06 PM399 km248 miles216 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MenongueThu 12:06 PM436 km271 miles236 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuandaThu 12:06 PM437 km271 miles236 nmWest-northwest WNW
LucapaThu 12:06 PM524 km325 miles283 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubangoThu 12:06 PM565 km351 miles305 nmSouthwest SW
KinshasaThu 12:06 PM738 km458 miles398 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrazzavilleThu 12:06 PM745 km463 miles402 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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