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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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 11:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 54' South, Longitude: 15° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.52 meters/second, 1654.3 km/hour, 1027.9 miles/hour or 893.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.13 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.13 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.8"1027.93 miwest0° 00' 56.8"1.08 minorth1027.95 mi
24 hours0° 02' 50.0"3.24 miwest0° 22' 46.1"26.08 minorth26.28 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 02' South, Longitude: 2° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.18 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.49 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.4"989.10 miwest0° 11' 14.5"12.88 minorth989.41 mi
24 hours13° 15' 08.8"907.75 mieast4° 39' 58.7"320.67 minorth966.69 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
UígeFri 12:10 PM46 km28 miles25 nmNorthwest NW
MalanjeFri 12:10 PM212 km132 miles114 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuandaFri 12:10 PM256 km159 miles138 nmWest-southwest WSW
KinshasaFri 12:10 PM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleFri 12:10 PM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth N
CabindaFri 12:10 PM435 km271 miles235 nmNorthwest NW
DolisieFri 12:10 PM505 km314 miles273 nmNorthwest NW
Pointe-NoireFri 12:10 PM517 km321 miles279 nmNorthwest NW
HuamboFri 12:10 PM541 km336 miles292 nmSouth S
LucapaFri 12:10 PM596 km371 miles322 nmEast E
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