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Day and Night World Map

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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 28, 2014 at 11:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 03' North
Longitude: 10° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.27 meters/second, 1667.8 km/hour, 1036.3 miles/hour or 900.5 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.27 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.27 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.3"1036.38 miwest0° 00' 58.5"1.12 minorth1036.37 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.2"5.18 miwest0° 23' 24.1"26.80 minorth27.30 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 12' South
Longitude: 19° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.45 meters/second, 1603.6 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 27' 48.5"996.42 miwest0° 11' 25.3"13.08 minorth996.65 mi
24 hours12° 46' 23.4"879.97 mieast4° 39' 20.4"319.91 minorth938.46 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YaoundéFri 12:20 PM105 km65 miles57 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EbebiyínFri 12:20 PM107 km66 miles58 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongomoFri 12:20 PM162 km101 miles87 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DoualaFri 12:20 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNorthwest NW
BataFri 12:20 PM190 km118 miles103 nmSouthwest SW
MalaboFri 12:20 PM256 km159 miles138 nmWest-northwest WNW
BamendaFri 12:20 PM334 km208 miles180 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleFri 12:20 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSouth-southwest SSW
UyoFri 12:20 PM405 km251 miles219 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santo António (Príncipe)Fri 11:20 AM427 km265 miles231 nmWest-southwest WSW
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