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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 11:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 53' South, Longitude: 5° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.53 meters/second, 1654.3 km/hour, 1027.9 miles/hour or 893.3 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"1027.95 miwest0° 00' 56.8"1.08 minorth1027.97 mi
24 hours0° 02' 50.2"3.24 miwest0° 22' 46.3"26.08 minorth26.28 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 11:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 55' South, Longitude: 7° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.33 meters/second, 1592.4 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.8 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' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 26' 26.0"989.43 miwest0° 11' 16.4"12.91 minorth989.74 mi
24 hours13° 14' 30.9"907.31 mieast4° 40' 28.3"321.23 minorth966.38 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CabindaFri 12:50 PM798 km496 miles431 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireFri 12:50 PM799 km496 miles431 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaFri 12:50 PM874 km543 miles472 nmEast E
Port-GentilFri 12:50 PM878 km546 miles474 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieFri 12:50 PM907 km564 miles490 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméFri 11:50 AM923 km573 miles498 nmNorth N
LibrevilleFri 12:50 PM1023 km635 miles552 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleFri 12:50 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmEast-northeast ENE
KinshasaFri 12:50 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboFri 12:50 PM1343 km834 miles725 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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