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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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 30' North, Longitude: 25° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.51 meters/second, 1668.6 km/hour, 1036.8 miles/hour or 901.0 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"1036.91 miwest0° 00' 57.9"1.10 misouth1036.92 mi
24 hours0° 05' 22.3"6.19 miwest0° 23' 10.0"26.53 misouth27.25 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 55' South, Longitude: 165° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.33 meters/second, 1574.4 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.30 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 27' 04.9"978.19 miwest0° 09' 49.3"11.25 minorth978.55 mi
24 hours12° 57' 38.7"877.31 mieast4° 12' 48.2"289.60 minorth929.56 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisanganiMon 12:10 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YambioMon 1:10 PM357 km222 miles193 nmNortheast NE
RuhengeriMon 12:10 PM605 km376 miles327 nmSoutheast SE
WauMon 1:10 PM619 km385 miles334 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbararaMon 1:10 PM628 km390 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
BukavuMon 12:10 PM642 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GitaramaMon 12:10 PM661 km411 miles357 nmSoutheast SE
KigaliMon 12:10 PM673 km418 miles363 nmSoutheast SE
JubaMon 1:10 PM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
RwamaganaMon 12:10 PM703 km437 miles379 nmSoutheast SE
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