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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, April 25, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 16' North, Longitude: 5° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.60 meters/second, 1625.7 km/hour, 1010.2 miles/hour or 877.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.84 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.84 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.2"1010.11 miwest0° 00' 48.7"0.93 minorth1010.08 mi
24 hours0° 02' 28.5"2.78 miwest0° 19' 23.9"22.23 minorth22.40 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 25, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 48' South, Longitude: 51° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.73 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 07.3"1001.54 miwest0° 11' 23.6"13.05 minorth1001.68 mi
24 hours12° 17' 54.8"850.34 mieast4° 32' 47.1"312.40 minorth906.07 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoutialaFri 12:20 PM103 km64 miles55 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoFri 12:20 PM216 km134 miles117 nmSouth S
BamakoFri 12:20 PM249 km155 miles135 nmWest-southwest WSW
Bobo-DioulassoFri 12:20 PM282 km175 miles152 nmSoutheast SE
OuahigouyaFri 12:20 PM367 km228 miles198 nmEast E
KoudougouFri 12:20 PM388 km241 miles209 nmEast-southeast ESE
KorhogoFri 12:20 PM421 km262 miles227 nmSouth S
OuagadougouFri 12:20 PM473 km294 miles255 nmEast-southeast ESE
DabakalaFri 12:20 PM562 km349 miles303 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BouakéFri 12:20 PM621 km386 miles336 nmSouth S
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