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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, March 22, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 46' North
Longitude: 30° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.89 meters/second, 1670.0 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.3"1037.75 miwest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 minorth1037.75 mi
24 hours0° 04' 31.1"5.21 miwest0° 23' 39.0"27.09 minorth27.58 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 22, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 58' North
Longitude: 151° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.09 meters/second, 1562.7 km/hour, 971.0 miles/hour or 843.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.18 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.0"970.89 miwest0° 07' 24.7"8.50 misouth971.20 mi
24 hours11° 18' 41.3"756.01 mieast3° 17' 39.7"226.49 misouth794.34 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EntebbeFri 1:02 PM187 km116 miles101 nmEast-southeast ESE
KampalaFri 1:02 PM190 km118 miles103 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuluFri 1:02 PM268 km167 miles145 nmNortheast NE
LiraFri 1:02 PM272 km169 miles147 nmNortheast NE
KigaliFri 12:02 PM317 km197 miles171 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GitaramaFri 12:02 PM342 km213 miles185 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ButareFri 12:02 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MuyingaFri 12:02 PM406 km252 miles219 nmSouth S
MwanzaFri 1:02 PM425 km264 miles229 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BukavuFri 12:02 PM432 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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