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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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 33' South, Longitude: 40° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.83 meters/second, 1630.2 km/hour, 1012.9 miles/hour or 880.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.88 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.88 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.9"1012.81 miwest0° 00' 51.7"0.99 minorth1012.84 mi
24 hours0° 00' 51.7"0.97 miwest0° 20' 46.9"23.81 minorth23.83 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 03' North, Longitude: 97° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.81 meters/second, 1576.1 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.1"979.16 miwest0° 08' 32.9"9.80 minorth978.92 mi
24 hours11° 17' 25.2"760.84 mieast3° 05' 06.6"212.11 minorth784.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaFri 11:34 AM295 km184 miles159 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniFri 12:34 PM364 km226 miles197 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniFri 12:34 PM404 km251 miles218 nmEast E
MutsamuduFri 12:34 PM477 km296 miles258 nmEast E
MamoutzouFri 12:34 PM566 km351 miles305 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamFri 12:34 PM640 km397 miles345 nmNorth N
BlantyreFri 11:34 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouthwest SW
MzuzuFri 11:34 AM666 km414 miles360 nmWest W
LilongweFri 11:34 AM697 km433 miles376 nmWest-southwest WSW
Zanzibar CityFri 12:34 PM713 km443 miles385 nmNorth N
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