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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, January 25, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 52' South, Longitude: 35° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.99 meters/second, 1580.4 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.37 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.6"981.70 miwest0° 00' 37.2"0.71 minorth981.73 mi
24 hours0° 03' 14.7"3.54 mieast0° 15' 05.2"17.30 minorth17.66 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 36' North, Longitude: 166° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.58 meters/second, 1532.1 km/hour, 952.0 miles/hour or 827.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.87 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.7"951.72 miwest0° 05' 03.3"5.79 misouth951.97 mi
24 hours11° 33' 28.2"757.87 mieast2° 25' 11.9"166.42 misouth780.94 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraFri 11:52 AM110 km68 miles59 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutareFri 11:52 AM256 km159 miles138 nmWest W
BlantyreFri 11:52 AM341 km212 miles184 nmNorth N
ChitungwizaFri 11:52 AM438 km272 miles236 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareFri 11:52 AM443 km275 miles239 nmWest-northwest WNW
MasvingoFri 11:52 AM467 km290 miles252 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweFri 11:52 AM558 km347 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GweruFri 11:52 AM559 km347 miles302 nmWest W
NampulaFri 11:52 AM608 km378 miles328 nmNortheast NE
ChipataFri 11:52 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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