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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

UTC time = Monday, February 4, 2013 at 9:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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° 59' 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"996.75 miWest0° 00' 45.0"0.86 miNorth996.78 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° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.97 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.3 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"943.61 miWest0° 05' 08.3"5.89 miSouth943.39 mi
24 hours14° 04' 33.8"920.87 miEast1° 28' 25.2"101.37 miSouth922.28 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 AM135 km84 miles73 nmNorthwest NW
PembaMon 11:34 AM353 km219 miles191 nmNorth N
BlantyreMon 11:34 AM534 km332 miles288 nmWest W
FomboniMon 12:34 PM587 km365 miles317 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 12:34 PM604 km375 miles326 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduMon 12:34 PM647 km402 miles349 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouMon 12:34 PM675 km420 miles365 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaMon 12:34 PM679 km422 miles367 nmEast E
BeiraMon 11:34 AM683 km424 miles369 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweMon 11:34 AM708 km440 miles382 nmWest-northwest WNW

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