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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 10:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 52' South, Longitude: 27° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.00 meters/second, 1580.4 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.4 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' 51.7"981.80 miwest0° 00' 37.2"0.71 minorth981.83 mi
24 hours0° 03' 14.4"3.54 mieast0° 15' 05.8"17.31 minorth17.66 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 33' North, Longitude: 174° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.69 meters/second, 1532.5 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.5 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' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.2"952.03 miwest0° 05' 06.0"5.85 misouth952.29 mi
24 hours11° 33' 16.4"757.90 mieast2° 26' 15.1"167.64 misouth781.25 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BulawayoFri 12:22 PM195 km121 miles106 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownFri 12:22 PM256 km159 miles138 nmSouth S
GweruFri 12:22 PM271 km168 miles146 nmEast-southeast ESE
MasvingoFri 12:22 PM393 km244 miles212 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaFri 12:22 PM395 km245 miles213 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HarareFri 12:22 PM411 km255 miles222 nmEast-northeast ENE
KabweFri 12:22 PM504 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutareFri 12:22 PM563 km350 miles304 nmEast E
MonguFri 12:22 PM596 km371 miles322 nmNorthwest NW
PolokwaneFri 12:22 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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