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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 Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 28' North, Longitude: 6° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.09 meters/second, 1667.1 km/hour, 1035.9 miles/hour or 900.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.26 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.26 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.2"1035.88 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 minorth1035.87 mi
24 hours0° 04' 29.1"5.16 miwest0° 23' 20.0"26.72 minorth27.22 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 19' South, Longitude: 22° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.54 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 28' 19.7"1001.04 miwest0° 11' 44.3"13.44 minorth1001.13 mi
24 hours12° 36' 23.4"871.99 mieast4° 37' 47.5"318.11 minorth927.49 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San PédroSat 12:30 PM147 km91 miles79 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HarperSat 12:30 PM187 km116 miles101 nmWest-northwest WNW
DivoSat 12:30 PM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSat 12:30 PM326 km203 miles176 nmNortheast NE
DaloaSat 12:30 PM378 km235 miles204 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 12:30 PM388 km241 miles210 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManSat 12:30 PM458 km285 miles247 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéSat 12:30 PM488 km303 miles264 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaSat 12:30 PM525 km326 miles283 nmNorthwest NW
NzérékoréSat 12:30 PM550 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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