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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 = Friday, February 22, 2013 at 9:52:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, February 22, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 04' South, Longitude: 35° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.79 meters/second, 1644.4 km/hour, 1021.8 miles/hour or 887.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.03 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.03 mi
1 hour15° 00' 04.9"1021.71 miWest0° 00' 54.8"1.05 miNorth1021.73 mi
24 hours0° 02' 03.3"2.33 miWest0° 21' 59.5"25.19 miNorth25.30 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 22, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 56' North, Longitude: 174° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.65 meters/second, 1546.7 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.02 miWest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 miSouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.5"960.86 miWest0° 06' 19.5"7.25 miSouth961.16 mi
24 hours348° 31' 38.9"759.27 miWest2° 53' 54.0"199.28 miSouth790.29 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarongaFri 11:52 AM158 km98 miles86 nmWest W
MzuzuFri 11:52 AM214 km133 miles116 nmSouthwest SW
MbeyaFri 12:52 PM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaFri 12:52 PM432 km269 miles233 nmNorth N
KasamaFri 11:52 AM458 km285 miles247 nmWest W
LilongweFri 11:52 AM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ChipataFri 11:52 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamFri 12:52 PM561 km349 miles303 nmNortheast NE
Zanzibar CityFri 12:52 PM603 km375 miles326 nmNortheast NE
BlantyreFri 11:52 AM634 km394 miles343 nmSouth S

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