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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 = Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 9:10:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 18' 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"1036.49 miWest0° 00' 57.6"1.10 miSouth1036.50 mi
24 hours0° 05' 21.9"6.18 miWest0° 23' 07.0"26.47 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° 34' South, Longitude: 167° 17' 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' 58.8"961.81 miWest0° 07' 39.2"8.77 miNorth962.14 mi
24 hours346° 35' 26.5"893.61 miWest3° 29' 05.1"239.57 miNorth931.90 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 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GarissaSun 12:10 PM414 km257 miles224 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuSun 12:10 PM459 km285 miles248 nmEast-southeast ESE
Arba MinchSun 12:10 PM541 km336 miles292 nmNorthwest NW
AwasaSun 12:10 PM556 km345 miles300 nmNorthwest NW
AdamaSun 12:10 PM663 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NairobiSun 12:10 PM680 km423 miles367 nmSouthwest SW
NakuruSun 12:10 PM681 km423 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
JimmaSun 12:10 PM724 km450 miles391 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaSun 12:10 PM733 km456 miles396 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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