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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 12:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 16' North, Longitude: 8° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.59 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"1010.10 miwest0° 00' 48.7"0.93 minorth1010.07 mi
24 hours0° 02' 28.5"2.78 miwest0° 19' 23.8"22.23 minorth22.40 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 25, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 46' South, Longitude: 54° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.74 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 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' 07.5"1001.56 miwest0° 11' 23.6"13.05 minorth1001.69 mi
24 hours12° 17' 52.6"850.31 mieast4° 32' 45.6"312.37 minorth906.01 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoFri 12:30 PM75 km47 miles41 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaFri 12:30 PM321 km199 miles173 nmEast-southeast ESE
SikassoFri 12:30 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSoutheast SE
Bobo-DioulassoFri 12:30 PM492 km306 miles266 nmEast-southeast ESE
KorhogoFri 12:30 PM511 km317 miles276 nmSoutheast SE
TambacoundaFri 12:30 PM585 km364 miles316 nmWest W
KoiduFri 12:30 PM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NzérékoréFri 12:30 PM612 km380 miles331 nmSouth S
KindiaFri 12:30 PM613 km381 miles331 nmSouthwest SW
MakeniFri 12:30 PM635 km394 miles343 nmSouthwest SW
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