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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 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 09' South, Longitude: 32° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.17 meters/second, 1638.6 km/hour, 1018.2 miles/hour or 884.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.97 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.97 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.6"1018.09 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 minorth1018.11 mi
24 hours0° 01' 34.2"1.78 miwest0° 21' 31.0"24.65 minorth24.71 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 136° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.37 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"940.04 miwest0° 00' 17.5"0.33 minorth940.02 mi
24 hours11° 39' 46.9"755.45 mieast0° 19' 20.4"22.17 misouth756.56 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MzuzuTue 12:02 PM121 km75 miles65 nmEast-southeast ESE
KarongaTue 12:02 PM171 km106 miles92 nmNortheast NE
KasamaTue 12:02 PM217 km135 miles117 nmWest-northwest WNW
MbeyaTue 1:02 PM254 km158 miles137 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChipataTue 12:02 PM279 km173 miles150 nmSouth S
LilongweTue 12:02 PM327 km203 miles176 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdolaTue 12:02 PM513 km319 miles277 nmWest-southwest WSW
KitweTue 12:02 PM548 km341 miles296 nmWest-southwest WSW
BlantyreTue 12:02 PM559 km348 miles302 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubumbashiTue 12:02 PM600 km373 miles324 nmWest W
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