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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 28, 2014 at 13:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 05' North, Longitude: 19° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.26 meters/second, 1667.7 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"1036.34 miwest0° 00' 58.5"1.12 minorth1036.34 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.0"5.18 miwest0° 23' 23.8"26.80 minorth27.29 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 49' South, Longitude: 48° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.73 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.6"997.05 miwest0° 11' 28.7"13.15 minorth997.28 mi
24 hours12° 45' 23.7"879.34 mieast4° 39' 56.7"320.61 minorth937.88 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FreetownFri 1:20 PM875 km544 miles472 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 1:20 PM921 km572 miles497 nmNortheast NE
BoFri 1:20 PM970 km602 miles524 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaFri 1:20 PM978 km608 miles528 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakeniFri 1:20 PM1003 km623 miles542 nmNortheast NE
BokéFri 1:20 PM1012 km629 miles547 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KenemaFri 1:20 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauFri 1:20 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulFri 1:20 PM1177 km731 miles635 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarFri 1:20 PM1293 km803 miles698 nmNorth N
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