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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 26, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 17' North, Longitude: 8° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.57 meters/second, 1668.8 km/hour, 1037.0 miles/hour or 901.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.28 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.28 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.3"1037.03 miwest0° 00' 58.7"1.12 minorth1037.03 mi
24 hours0° 04' 31.2"5.21 miwest0° 23' 30.7"26.93 minorth27.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 20' South, Longitude: 47° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.59 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.20 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.5"972.04 miwest0° 08' 34.2"9.82 minorth972.38 mi
24 hours13° 17' 47.5"895.08 mieast3° 47' 29.4"260.63 minorth938.33 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BataWed 12:30 PM133 km82 miles72 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo António (Príncipe)Wed 11:30 AM153 km95 miles83 nmWest-southwest WSW
MalaboWed 12:30 PM164 km102 miles89 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 12:30 PM227 km141 miles123 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DoualaWed 12:30 PM228 km142 miles123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EbebiyínWed 12:30 PM299 km186 miles162 nmEast E
São ToméWed 11:30 AM302 km188 miles163 nmSouthwest SW
UyoWed 12:30 PM315 km196 miles170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port-GentilWed 12:30 PM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth S
Port HarcourtWed 12:30 PM334 km208 miles180 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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