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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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 37' South, Longitude: 34° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.64 meters/second, 1582.7 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.39 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.0"983.24 miwest0° 00' 38.1"0.73 minorth983.27 mi
24 hours0° 03' 02.7"3.33 mieast0° 15' 25.6"17.68 minorth18.00 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' North, Longitude: 155° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.08 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.13 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.7"964.87 miwest0° 07' 05.4"8.13 misouth965.19 mi
24 hours11° 23' 35.0"757.04 mieast3° 10' 49.5"218.68 misouth793.44 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraSat 11:52 AM135 km84 miles73 nmSouth S
MutareSat 11:52 AM236 km147 miles127 nmWest W
BlantyreSat 11:52 AM314 km195 miles169 nmNorth N
HarareSat 11:52 AM413 km257 miles223 nmWest-northwest WNW
MasvingoSat 11:52 AM453 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweSat 11:52 AM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GweruSat 11:52 AM540 km335 miles291 nmWest W
ChipataSat 11:52 AM599 km372 miles324 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NampulaSat 11:52 AM608 km378 miles328 nmNortheast NE
BulawayoSat 11:52 AM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
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