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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

UTC time = Friday, March 28, 2014 at 11:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 Latitude: 3° 03' North, Longitude: 11° 16' 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"1036.30 miWest0° 00' 58.5"1.12 miNorth1036.30 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 Latitude: 5° 12' South, Longitude: 18° 50' 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"996.34 miWest0° 11' 25.3"13.08 miNorth996.57 mi
24 hours12° 46' 24.0"879.92 miEast4° 39' 20.1"319.88 miNorth938.40 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 PM94 km58 miles51 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EbebiyínFri 12:20 PM100 km62 miles54 nmSouth S
MongomoFri 12:20 PM158 km98 miles85 nmSouth S
EvinayongFri 12:20 PM196 km122 miles106 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AconibeFri 12:20 PM198 km123 miles107 nmSouth S
DoualaFri 12:20 PM206 km128 miles111 nmWest-northwest WNW
BataFri 12:20 PM214 km133 miles115 nmSouthwest SW
MalaboFri 12:20 PM288 km179 miles155 nmWest-northwest WNW
BertouaFri 12:20 PM316 km196 miles170 nmEast-northeast ENE
BamendaFri 12:20 PM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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