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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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 54' North, Longitude: 41° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.36 meters/second, 1668.1 km/hour, 1036.5 miles/hour or 900.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.28 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.28 mi
1 hour15° 00' 13.4"1036.57 miwest0° 00' 57.6"1.10 misouth1036.57 mi
24 hours0° 05' 21.9"6.18 miwest0° 23' 07.0"26.48 misouth27.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 33' South, Longitude: 167° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.06 meters/second, 1548.2 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.03 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 25' 58.9"961.88 miwest0° 07' 39.2"8.77 minorth962.22 mi
24 hours346° 35' 27.6"893.66 miwest3° 29' 07.4"239.63 minorth931.97 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KismayoSun 12:10 PM398 km247 miles215 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GarissaSun 12:10 PM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuSun 12:10 PM489 km304 miles264 nmEast E
AdamaSun 12:10 PM654 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NakuruSun 12:10 PM655 km407 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiSun 12:10 PM658 km409 miles355 nmSouthwest SW
Addis AbabaSun 12:10 PM722 km449 miles390 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaSun 12:10 PM747 km464 miles403 nmNorth N
MombasaSun 12:10 PM783 km487 miles423 nmSouth S
MbaleSun 12:10 PM788 km490 miles425 nmWest-southwest WSW
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