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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 Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 15' South, Longitude: 58° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.65 meters/second, 1618.7 km/hour, 1005.8 miles/hour or 874.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.76 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.4"1005.72 miwest0° 00' 49.0"0.93 minorth1005.75 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.2"0.10 mieast0° 19' 41.6"22.57 minorth22.57 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 20' South, Longitude: 57° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.64 meters/second, 1589.9 km/hour, 987.9 miles/hour or 858.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.46 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 28' 19.0"987.86 miwest0° 11' 19.2"12.97 minorth988.21 mi
24 hours12° 23' 36.2"846.00 mieast4° 40' 50.2"321.67 minorth909.49 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSun 12:20 PM660 km410 miles356 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSun 12:20 PM792 km492 miles428 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaSun 12:20 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 11:20 AM1259 km782 miles680 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 11:20 AM1654 km1027 miles893 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSun 2:20 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSun 11:20 AM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSun 11:20 AM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmNorthwest NW
DodomaSun 11:20 AM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 1:20 PM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmNortheast NE
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