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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 12:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 18' North, Longitude: 8° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.56 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"1037.02 miwest0° 00' 58.7"1.12 minorth1037.01 mi
24 hours0° 04' 31.2"5.21 miwest0° 23' 30.6"26.93 minorth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 10' South, Longitude: 64° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.90 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.21 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 26' 26.6"972.75 miwest0° 08' 40.3"9.94 minorth973.08 mi
24 hours13° 16' 56.4"894.73 mieast3° 49' 33.9"263.00 minorth938.62 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperWed 12:40 PM262 km163 miles142 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San PédroWed 12:40 PM366 km228 miles198 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaWed 12:40 PM495 km307 miles267 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakataWed 12:40 PM497 km309 miles268 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GbarngaWed 12:40 PM524 km326 miles283 nmNorth N
DivoWed 12:40 PM551 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
DaloaWed 12:40 PM573 km356 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManWed 12:40 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NzérékoréWed 12:40 PM604 km375 miles326 nmNorth N
AbidjanWed 12:40 PM633 km393 miles342 nmEast-northeast ENE
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