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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 12:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 28' North, Longitude: 9° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.08 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 minorth1035.94 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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 17' South, Longitude: 25° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.54 meters/second, 1611.2 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 28' 19.9"1001.11 miwest0° 11' 44.2"13.44 minorth1001.21 mi
24 hours12° 36' 20.2"871.99 mieast4° 37' 42.5"318.04 minorth927.45 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperSat 12:40 PM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-northeast ENE
San PédroSat 12:40 PM306 km190 miles165 nmEast-northeast ENE
KakataSat 12:40 PM367 km228 miles198 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MonroviaSat 12:40 PM368 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GbarngaSat 12:40 PM392 km244 miles212 nmNorth N
ManSat 12:40 PM468 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NzérékoréSat 12:40 PM475 km295 miles256 nmNorth N
DaloaSat 12:40 PM477 km296 miles257 nmNortheast NE
DivoSat 12:40 PM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-northeast ENE
KenemaSat 12:40 PM540 km336 miles292 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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