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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, March 21, 2014 at 11:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 18' North, Longitude: 15° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.92 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.8 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' 11.2"1037.76 miwest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 minorth1037.76 mi
24 hours0° 04' 28.9"5.17 miwest0° 23' 41.0"27.12 minorth27.61 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' South, Longitude: 109° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.46 meters/second, 1538.9 km/hour, 956.2 miles/hour or 830.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"15.94 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 27' 34.9"955.94 miwest0° 04' 50.8"5.55 misouth955.74 mi
24 hours13° 11' 35.3"872.24 mieast1° 28' 02.9"100.92 misouth874.54 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuéssoFri 12:06 PM167 km104 miles90 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FrancevilleFri 12:06 PM287 km178 miles155 nmSouthwest SW
MbandakaFri 12:06 PM330 km205 miles178 nmEast E
ImpfondoFri 12:06 PM340 km211 miles184 nmEast-northeast ENE
BerbératiFri 12:06 PM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth N
EbebiyínFri 12:06 PM487 km303 miles263 nmWest-northwest WNW
AconibeFri 12:06 PM497 km309 miles269 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleFri 12:06 PM505 km314 miles273 nmSouth S
BertouaFri 12:06 PM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KinshasaFri 12:06 PM511 km318 miles276 nmSouth S
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