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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 Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 51' North, Longitude: 6° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.89 meters/second, 1666.4 km/hour, 1035.4 miles/hour or 899.8 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"1035.50 miwest0° 00' 58.1"1.11 minorth1035.49 mi
24 hours0° 04' 28.0"5.14 miwest0° 23' 15.7"26.64 minorth27.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 19' North, Longitude: 10° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.43 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 28' 37.0"998.61 miwest0° 11' 16.3"12.91 minorth998.57 mi
24 hours12° 31' 30.7"863.99 mieast4° 18' 40.5"296.28 minorth910.28 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San PédroSun 12:30 PM99 km61 miles53 nmNorth N
HarperSun 12:30 PM131 km81 miles71 nmWest-northwest WNW
DivoSun 12:30 PM262 km163 miles141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 12:30 PM335 km208 miles181 nmEast-northeast ENE
DaloaSun 12:30 PM335 km208 miles181 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSun 12:30 PM362 km225 miles195 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManSun 12:30 PM406 km252 miles219 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéSun 12:30 PM461 km287 miles249 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaSun 12:30 PM467 km290 miles252 nmNorthwest NW
NzérékoréSun 12:30 PM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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