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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 = Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 8:20:00 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 Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 15' South, Longitude: 58° 33' 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"1005.65 miWest0° 00' 49.0"0.93 miNorth1005.68 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miEast0° 19' 41.6"22.56 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° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.63 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"987.78 miWest0° 11' 19.1"12.96 miNorth988.13 mi
24 hours12° 23' 37.7"845.96 miEast4° 40' 49.5"321.63 miNorth909.45 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 PM664 km413 miles359 nmSouth S
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sun 12:20 PM793 km493 miles428 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-DenisSun 12:20 PM804 km500 miles434 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaSun 12:20 PM1118 km695 miles604 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 11:20 AM1285 km798 miles694 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 11:20 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSun 2:20 PM1697 km1055 miles916 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSun 11:20 AM2262 km1406 miles1221 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSun 11:20 AM2318 km1440 miles1252 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 1:20 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmNortheast NE

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