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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 = Monday, April 8, 2013 at 9:14:00 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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 09:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 20' North, Longitude: 41° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.16 meters/second, 1656.6 km/hour, 1029.3 miles/hour or 894.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.16 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.16 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.2"1029.29 miWest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 miNorth1029.28 mi
24 hours0° 04' 05.1"4.67 miWest0° 22' 20.6"25.59 miNorth26.01 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 40' North, Longitude: 18° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.04 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 35.5"1004.39 miWest0° 11' 19.5"12.97 miNorth1004.42 mi
24 hours11° 19' 05.4"782.56 miEast4° 25' 22.1"303.90 miNorth837.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DegehaburMon 12:14 PM202 km126 miles109 nmEast-northeast ENE
GobaMon 12:14 PM222 km138 miles120 nmWest W
Dire DawaMon 12:14 PM251 km156 miles136 nmNorth N
AdamaMon 12:14 PM325 km202 miles176 nmWest-northwest WNW
HargeisaMon 12:14 PM339 km211 miles183 nmNortheast NE
Debre BerhanMon 12:14 PM373 km232 miles201 nmNorthwest NW
AwasaMon 12:14 PM385 km239 miles208 nmWest W
Addis AbabaMon 12:14 PM400 km248 miles216 nmWest-northwest WNW
DikhilMon 12:14 PM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth N
Ali SabiehMon 12:14 PM431 km268 miles233 nmNorth N

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