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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 12:36:00.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 12:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 13' North, Longitude: 7° 34' West

The ground speed is currently 463.59 meters/second, 1668.9 kilometres/hour, 1037.0 miles/hour or 901.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.28 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.28 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.3"1037.01 miWest0° 00' 58.7"1.12 miNorth1037.00 mi
24 hours0° 04' 32.2"5.23 miWest0° 23' 30.8"26.93 miNorth27.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 43' South, Longitude: 116° 54' West

The ground speed is currently 421.75 meters/second, 1518.3 kilometres/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"15.72 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 28' 56.2"943.13 miWest0° 05' 18.8"6.09 miSouth942.89 mi
24 hours12° 23' 01.1"806.53 miEast1° 36' 43.5"110.90 miSouth809.98 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
HarperTue 12:36 pm240 km149 miles129 nmNorth N
San PédroTue 12:36 pm298 km185 miles161 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DivoTue 12:36 pm469 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanTue 12:36 pm522 km324 miles282 nmNortheast NE
DaloaTue 12:36 pm530 km329 miles286 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroTue 12:36 pm569 km353 miles307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KakataTue 12:36 pm569 km354 miles307 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GbarngaTue 12:36 pm570 km354 miles308 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManTue 12:36 pm575 km357 miles310 nmNorth N
MonroviaTue 12:36 pm580 km360 miles313 nmNorthwest NW

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