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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° 35' 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"17.27 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.27 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.2"1035.95 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.12 minorth1035.95 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: 23° 13' 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"1001.11 miwest0° 11' 44.3"13.44 minorth1001.20 mi
24 hours12° 36' 23.0"872.04 mieast4° 37' 46.9"318.13 minorth927.55 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 PM142 km88 miles77 nmNorth N
HarperSat 12:30 PM161 km100 miles87 nmNorthwest NW
DivoSat 12:30 PM295 km183 miles159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSat 12:30 PM351 km218 miles189 nmNortheast NE
DaloaSat 12:30 PM377 km235 miles204 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 12:30 PM398 km247 miles215 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManSat 12:30 PM450 km279 miles243 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéSat 12:30 PM498 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaSat 12:30 PM505 km314 miles273 nmNorthwest NW
NzérékoréSat 12:30 PM535 km332 miles289 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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