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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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 05' North, Longitude: 33° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.34 meters/second, 1653.6 km/hour, 1027.5 miles/hour or 892.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.13 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.13 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.0"1027.54 miwest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 minorth1027.52 mi
24 hours0° 03' 56.9"4.51 miwest0° 22' 04.5"25.29 minorth25.68 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 15' North, Longitude: 32° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.14 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.48 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.3"988.95 miwest0° 09' 31.7"10.92 minorth988.76 mi
24 hours11° 22' 39.3"774.53 mieast3° 31' 49.2"242.68 minorth807.08 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalakalWed 12:46 PM262 km163 miles141 nmNorthwest NW
JubaWed 12:46 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KostiWed 12:46 PM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth N
Bahir DarWed 12:46 PM573 km356 miles309 nmNortheast NE
Addis AbabaWed 12:46 PM583 km362 miles315 nmEast E
GuluWed 12:46 PM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WauWed 12:46 PM614 km381 miles331 nmWest W
AdamaWed 12:46 PM633 km393 miles342 nmEast E
LiraWed 12:46 PM649 km403 miles350 nmSouth S
GondarWed 12:46 PM660 km410 miles356 nmNortheast NE
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