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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° 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"1027.94 miwest0° 00' 56.8"1.08 minorth1027.96 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° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.26 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"989.26 miwest0° 11' 15.5"12.89 minorth989.57 mi
24 hours13° 14' 49.8"907.53 mieast4° 40' 13.6"320.95 minorth966.54 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CabindaFri 12:30 PM328 km204 miles177 nmNortheast NE
LuandaFri 12:30 PM333 km207 miles180 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pointe-NoireFri 12:30 PM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieFri 12:30 PM482 km300 miles260 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeFri 12:30 PM520 km323 miles281 nmEast E
KinshasaFri 12:30 PM676 km420 miles365 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 12:30 PM677 km421 miles366 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeFri 12:30 PM684 km425 miles369 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancevilleFri 12:30 PM779 km484 miles421 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboFri 12:30 PM799 km497 miles431 nmSoutheast SE
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