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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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 43' North
Longitude: 26° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.75 meters/second, 1655.1 km/hour, 1028.4 miles/hour or 893.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.14 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.14 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.1"1028.44 miwest0° 00' 55.7"1.06 minorth1028.42 mi
24 hours0° 04' 01.1"4.59 miwest0° 22' 12.5"25.44 minorth25.85 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 16' North
Longitude: 14° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.64 meters/second, 1607.9 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"999.08 miwest0° 10' 38.5"12.19 minorth998.98 mi
24 hours11° 18' 13.2"777.27 mieast4° 03' 11.1"278.56 minorth822.23 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WauTue 1:14 PM153 km95 miles82 nmEast E
MalakalTue 1:14 PM591 km368 miles319 nmEast-northeast ENE
JubaTue 1:14 PM636 km395 miles343 nmEast-southeast ESE
KisanganiTue 12:14 PM811 km504 miles438 nmSouth S
GuluTue 1:14 PM834 km518 miles450 nmSoutheast SE
SarhTue 11:14 AM919 km571 miles496 nmWest W
LiraTue 1:14 PM923 km573 miles498 nmSoutheast SE
BanguiTue 11:14 AM965 km600 miles521 nmWest-southwest WSW
BimboTue 11:14 AM986 km613 miles532 nmWest-southwest WSW
KampalaTue 1:14 PM1053 km654 miles569 nmSoutheast SE
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