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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 Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 01' South
Longitude: 10° 29' 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"1024.92 miwest0° 00' 55.8"1.07 minorth1024.95 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 56' South
Longitude: 44° 19' 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"948.25 miwest0° 04' 27.0"5.10 minorth948.46 mi
24 hours14° 12' 28.1"935.20 mieast2° 20' 38.6"161.20 minorth954.80 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 PM303 km188 miles164 nmEast E
CabindaTue 12:30 PM427 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pointe-NoireTue 12:30 PM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeTue 12:30 PM528 km328 miles285 nmEast-northeast ENE
DolisieTue 12:30 PM585 km364 miles316 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalanjeTue 12:30 PM646 km402 miles349 nmEast E
HuamboTue 12:30 PM709 km440 miles383 nmSoutheast SE
LubangoTue 12:30 PM730 km454 miles394 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaTue 12:30 PM745 km463 miles402 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 12:30 PM747 km464 miles403 nmNortheast NE
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