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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 11:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 54' South, Longitude: 10° 38' 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"1027.87 miwest0° 00' 56.8"1.08 minorth1027.89 mi
24 hours0° 02' 50.1"3.24 miwest0° 22' 46.2"26.08 minorth26.28 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 2° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.25 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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' 25.1"989.18 miwest0° 11' 15.4"12.89 minorth989.49 mi
24 hours13° 14' 51.0"907.48 mieast4° 40' 12.9"320.92 minorth966.48 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaFri 12:30 PM304 km189 miles164 nmEast-southeast ESE
CabindaFri 12:30 PM310 km193 miles168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pointe-NoireFri 12:30 PM370 km230 miles200 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieFri 12:30 PM466 km290 miles252 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeFri 12:30 PM489 km304 miles264 nmEast E
KinshasaFri 12:30 PM651 km404 miles351 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 12:30 PM653 km405 miles352 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeFri 12:30 PM654 km406 miles353 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancevilleFri 12:30 PM766 km476 miles413 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboFri 12:30 PM777 km483 miles419 nmSoutheast SE
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