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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 Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 11:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 29' South, Longitude: 15° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.91 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.9"1037.73 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.74 mi
24 hours0° 04' 25.9"5.11 miwest0° 23' 42.6"27.15 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 37' South, Longitude: 134° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.43 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.38 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 30' 16.2"982.78 miwest0° 08' 30.2"9.74 misouth982.58 mi
24 hours12° 08' 51.2"823.11 mieast3° 07' 04.9"214.35 misouth845.72 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuéssoWed 12:06 PM242 km150 miles131 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FrancevilleWed 12:06 PM243 km151 miles131 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbandakaWed 12:06 PM318 km198 miles172 nmEast E
ImpfondoWed 12:06 PM372 km231 miles201 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 12:06 PM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth S
KinshasaWed 12:06 PM424 km263 miles229 nmSouth S
DolisieWed 12:06 PM514 km319 miles277 nmSouthwest SW
BerbératiWed 12:06 PM527 km327 miles284 nmNorth N
AconibeWed 12:06 PM539 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
EbebiyínWed 12:06 PM544 km338 miles294 nmWest-northwest WNW
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