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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, March 15, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 01' South, Longitude: 53° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.64 meters/second, 1669.1 km/hour, 1037.1 miles/hour or 901.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.29 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.29 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.4"1037.19 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.20 mi
24 hours0° 04' 14.0"4.88 miwest0° 23' 42.6"27.16 minorth27.59 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 46' North, Longitude: 92° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.36 meters/second, 1563.7 km/hour, 971.6 miles/hour or 844.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.19 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.9"971.48 miwest0° 07' 32.6"8.65 minorth971.24 mi
24 hours11° 29' 37.7"768.92 mieast2° 39' 00.9"182.25 minorth785.39 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 12:34 PM364 km226 miles197 nmSoutheast SE
MogadishuFri 11:34 AM1008 km627 miles544 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniFri 11:34 AM1546 km961 miles835 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamFri 11:34 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiFri 11:34 AM1853 km1151 miles1000 nmWest W
DjiboutiFri 11:34 AM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmNorthwest NW
AdenFri 11:34 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoFri 11:34 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DodomaFri 11:34 AM2019 km1255 miles1090 nmWest-southwest WSW
Addis AbabaFri 11:34 AM2037 km1265 miles1100 nmNorthwest NW
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