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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 9:50:00 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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 53' North, Longitude: 31° 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"1036.50 miWest0° 00' 57.6"1.10 miSouth1036.51 mi
24 hours0° 05' 21.9"6.18 miWest0° 23' 07.2"26.48 miSouth27.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 28' South, Longitude: 157° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.24 meters/second, 1548.9 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.04 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.6"962.23 miWest0° 07' 43.2"8.85 miNorth962.57 mi
24 hours13° 23' 51.3"893.20 miEast3° 30' 29.1"241.17 miNorth931.91 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AruaSun 12:50 PM46 km28 miles25 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuluSun 12:50 PM111 km69 miles60 nmEast E
LiraSun 12:50 PM191 km119 miles103 nmEast-southeast ESE
JubaSun 12:50 PM220 km137 miles119 nmNorth N
KampalaSun 12:50 PM318 km197 miles172 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EntebbeSun 12:50 PM338 km210 miles183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YambioSun 12:50 PM373 km232 miles201 nmWest-northwest WNW
MbaleSun 12:50 PM378 km235 miles204 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbararaSun 12:50 PM393 km244 miles212 nmSouth S
RuhengeriSun 11:50 AM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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