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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 22, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 12' North, Longitude: 49° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.94 meters/second, 1670.2 km/hour, 1037.8 miles/hour or 901.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 13.1"1037.88 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 misouth1037.88 mi
24 hours0° 05' 17.0"6.09 miwest0° 23' 20.6"26.73 misouth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 34' North, Longitude: 97° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.09 meters/second, 1569.9 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.26 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.6"975.39 miwest0° 07' 56.6"9.10 minorth975.16 mi
24 hours11° 54' 04.3"800.39 mieast2° 48' 02.7"192.58 minorth818.33 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuSun 11:34 AM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-northwest WNW
GalkayoSun 11:34 AM759 km472 miles410 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KismayoSun 11:34 AM766 km476 miles414 nmWest W
VictoriaSun 12:34 PM858 km533 miles463 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamSun 11:34 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiSun 11:34 AM1410 km876 miles761 nmWest W
DjiboutiSun 11:34 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSun 11:34 AM1480 km919 miles799 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenSun 11:34 AM1480 km919 miles799 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addis AbabaSun 11:34 AM1531 km952 miles827 nmNorthwest NW
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