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Day and Night World Map

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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 12:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 16' North
Longitude: 10° 47' 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"1010.09 miwest0° 00' 48.7"0.93 minorth1010.06 mi
24 hours0° 02' 28.5"2.78 miwest0° 19' 23.6"22.22 minorth22.40 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 25, 2014 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 44' South
Longitude: 56° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 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' 07.7"1001.58 miwest0° 11' 23.7"13.05 minorth1001.71 mi
24 hours12° 17' 50.2"850.28 mieast4° 32' 44.0"312.34 minorth905.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoFri 12:40 PM310 km193 miles168 nmEast-southeast ESE
TambacoundaFri 12:40 PM317 km197 miles171 nmWest W
GabúFri 12:40 PM389 km242 miles210 nmWest-southwest WSW
KindiaFri 12:40 PM422 km262 miles228 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BafatáFri 12:40 PM437 km272 miles236 nmWest-southwest WSW
BokéFri 12:40 PM460 km286 miles249 nmSouthwest SW
MakeniFri 12:40 PM503 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoiduFri 12:40 PM512 km318 miles276 nmSouth S
FarafenniFri 12:40 PM522 km324 miles282 nmWest W
ConakryFri 12:40 PM524 km326 miles283 nmSouthwest SW
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