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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 Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 01' South, Longitude: 10° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.18 meters/second, 1649.5 km/hour, 1024.9 miles/hour or 890.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.08 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.08 mi
1 hour15° 00' 05.9"1024.85 miwest0° 00' 55.8"1.07 minorth1024.87 mi
24 hours0° 02' 26.0"2.77 miwest0° 22' 24.2"25.66 minorth25.81 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' South, Longitude: 44° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.99 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 24' 22.7"948.18 miwest0° 04' 26.9"5.10 minorth948.39 mi
24 hours14° 12' 28.6"935.13 mieast2° 20' 35.4"161.13 minorth954.72 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaTue 12:30 PM272 km169 miles147 nmEast E
CabindaTue 12:30 PM414 km257 miles224 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pointe-NoireTue 12:30 PM484 km301 miles262 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeTue 12:30 PM498 km310 miles269 nmEast-northeast ENE
DolisieTue 12:30 PM573 km356 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalanjeTue 12:30 PM616 km383 miles332 nmEast E
HuamboTue 12:30 PM684 km425 miles369 nmSoutheast SE
LubangoTue 12:30 PM717 km445 miles387 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaTue 12:30 PM723 km449 miles390 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 12:30 PM725 km451 miles392 nmNortheast NE
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