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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, March 15, 2013 at 10:34:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 10:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 59' South, Longitude: 23° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.65 meters/second, 1669.1 km/hour, 1037.1 miles/hour or 901.3 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"1037.14 miWest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 miNorth1037.15 mi
24 hours0° 04' 14.3"4.88 miWest0° 23' 42.7"27.16 miNorth27.59 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 01' North, Longitude: 63° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.85 meters/second, 1561.9 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.17 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.0"970.28 miWest0° 07' 23.5"8.47 miNorth970.04 mi
24 hours11° 30' 03.3"768.45 miEast2° 35' 07.4"177.78 miNorth783.97 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisanganiFri 12:34 PM321 km200 miles174 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mbuji-MayiFri 12:34 PM458 km284 miles247 nmSouth S
BukavuFri 12:34 PM573 km356 miles309 nmEast E
TshikapaFri 12:34 PM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GomaFri 12:34 PM611 km380 miles330 nmEast E
BujumburaFri 12:34 PM646 km401 miles349 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbandakaFri 11:34 AM649 km403 miles350 nmWest-northwest WNW
RuhengeriFri 12:34 PM660 km410 miles357 nmEast E
GitaramaFri 12:34 PM670 km417 miles362 nmEast E
ButareFri 12:34 PM673 km418 miles363 nmEast E

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