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Day and Night World Map

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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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 33' South
Longitude: 39° 45' 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"1012.88 miwest0° 00' 51.7"0.99 minorth1012.91 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 04' North
Longitude: 97° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.80 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"979.21 miwest0° 08' 32.9"9.80 minorth978.98 mi
24 hours11° 17' 25.5"760.89 mieast3° 05' 04.6"212.09 minorth784.96 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 AM288 km179 miles156 nmSouth S
MoroniFri 12:34 PM400 km249 miles216 nmEast-northeast ENE
MutsamuduFri 12:34 PM507 km315 miles274 nmEast E
MamoutzouFri 12:34 PM596 km370 miles322 nmEast E
BlantyreFri 11:34 AM625 km388 miles337 nmSouthwest SW
MzuzuFri 11:34 AM636 km395 miles344 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamFri 12:34 PM636 km395 miles344 nmNorth N
LilongweFri 11:34 AM667 km415 miles360 nmWest-southwest WSW
Zanzibar CityFri 12:34 PM710 km441 miles383 nmNorth N
DodomaFri 12:34 PM832 km517 miles449 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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