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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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 07' South, Longitude: 39° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.69 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.62 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.6"996.82 miwest0° 00' 45.0"0.86 minorth996.86 mi
24 hours0° 01' 14.9"1.38 mieast0° 18' 10.6"20.83 minorth20.88 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' South, Longitude: 44° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.73 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 25' 26.1"943.67 miwest0° 05' 08.1"5.89 misouth943.44 mi
24 hours14° 04' 35.1"920.95 mieast1° 28' 21.8"101.31 misouth922.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaMon 11:34 AM121 km75 miles65 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BlantyreMon 11:34 AM504 km313 miles272 nmWest W
MoroniMon 12:34 PM628 km391 miles339 nmNortheast NE
BeiraMon 11:34 AM659 km410 miles356 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduMon 12:34 PM670 km416 miles362 nmNortheast NE
LilongweMon 11:34 AM680 km422 miles367 nmWest-northwest WNW
MamoutzouMon 12:34 PM701 km436 miles379 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChipataMon 11:34 AM807 km502 miles436 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeMon 12:34 PM880 km547 miles475 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoMon 12:34 PM886 km550 miles478 nmEast-southeast ESE
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