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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 11:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 54' South, Longitude: 13° 08' 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"1027.86 miwest0° 00' 56.8"1.08 minorth1027.88 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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' South, Longitude: 0° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.22 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 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' 24.7"989.10 miwest0° 11' 14.9"12.88 minorth989.41 mi
24 hours13° 15' 00.4"907.59 mieast4° 40' 05.5"320.77 minorth966.55 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaFri 12:20 PM104 km65 miles56 nmSouth S
UígeFri 12:20 PM215 km133 miles116 nmEast E
CabindaFri 12:20 PM279 km173 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pointe-NoireFri 12:20 PM372 km231 miles201 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalanjeFri 12:20 PM397 km247 miles214 nmEast-southeast ESE
DolisieFri 12:20 PM411 km256 miles222 nmNorth N
KinshasaFri 12:20 PM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleFri 12:20 PM467 km290 miles252 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboFri 12:20 PM610 km379 miles329 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FrancevilleFri 12:20 PM694 km431 miles375 nmNorth N
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