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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 Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 09' North, Longitude: 51° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.04 meters/second, 1648.9 km/hour, 1024.6 miles/hour or 890.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.08 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.08 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.4"1024.60 miwest0° 00' 54.3"1.04 minorth1024.58 mi
24 hours0° 03' 43.4"4.24 miwest0° 21' 38.4"24.79 minorth25.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 37' North, Longitude: 84° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.51 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.86 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"951.62 miwest0° 04' 09.0"4.76 minorth951.44 mi
24 hours11° 40' 21.3"765.37 mieast1° 14' 12.4"85.08 minorth767.26 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BosasoSat 11:34 AM335 km208 miles181 nmNorthwest NW
HadibuSat 11:34 AM484 km301 miles261 nmNortheast NE
GalkayoSat 11:34 AM507 km315 miles274 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al MukallaSat 11:34 AM643 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HargeisaSat 11:34 AM802 km498 miles433 nmWest W
AdenSat 11:34 AM805 km500 miles434 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalalahSat 12:34 PM918 km571 miles496 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DjiboutiSat 11:34 AM938 km583 miles507 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ta'izzSat 11:34 AM939 km583 miles507 nmWest-northwest WNW
TadjouraSat 11:34 AM972 km604 miles525 nmWest-northwest WNW
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