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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 = Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 8:34:00 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 Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 09' North, Longitude: 51° 38' 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"1024.53 miWest0° 00' 54.3"1.04 miNorth1024.51 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° 36' North, Longitude: 84° 55' 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"951.57 miWest0° 04' 09.1"4.76 miNorth951.38 mi
24 hours11° 40' 21.2"765.32 miEast1° 14' 15.0"85.12 miNorth767.22 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 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNorthwest NW
HadibuSat 11:34 AM466 km290 miles252 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GalkayoSat 11:34 AM533 km331 miles288 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al MukallaSat 11:34 AM655 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenSat 11:34 AM826 km513 miles446 nmWest-northwest WNW
HargeisaSat 11:34 AM833 km517 miles450 nmWest W
SalalahSat 12:34 PM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ta'izzSat 11:34 AM965 km600 miles521 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiSat 11:34 AM968 km601 miles522 nmWest-northwest WNW
TadjouraSat 11:34 AM1001 km622 miles541 nmWest-northwest WNW

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