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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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' South, Longitude: 34° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.30 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 59' 50.0"977.45 miwest0° 00' 34.7"0.66 minorth977.48 mi
24 hours0° 03' 50.7"4.18 mieast0° 14' 02.4"16.10 minorth16.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' North, Longitude: 158° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.58 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.4"940.55 miwest0° 01' 48.1"2.07 minorth940.46 mi
24 hours11° 39' 58.4"755.98 mieast0° 16' 55.6"19.41 minorth755.53 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraTue 11:52 AM35 km22 miles19 nmSoutheast SE
MutareTue 11:52 AM218 km135 miles118 nmWest-northwest WNW
MasvingoTue 11:52 AM401 km249 miles217 nmWest W
BlantyreTue 11:52 AM423 km263 miles228 nmNorth N
HarareTue 11:52 AM425 km264 miles229 nmWest-northwest WNW
GweruTue 11:52 AM506 km314 miles273 nmWest W
LilongweTue 11:52 AM627 km389 miles338 nmNorth N
BulawayoTue 11:52 AM636 km395 miles344 nmWest W
ChipataTue 11:52 AM691 km429 miles373 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NampulaTue 11:52 AM698 km434 miles377 nmNortheast NE
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