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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 08:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 11' North, Longitude: 44° 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 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 36' North, Longitude: 101° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.01 meters/second, 1569.6 km/hour, 975.3 miles/hour or 847.5 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"975.21 miwest0° 07' 55.0"9.07 minorth974.98 mi
24 hours11° 54' 04.1"800.24 mieast2° 47' 22.6"191.81 minorth818.01 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KismayoSun 11:54 AM215 km134 miles116 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuSun 11:54 AM230 km143 miles124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarissaSun 11:54 AM534 km332 miles289 nmWest W
MombasaSun 11:54 AM705 km438 miles380 nmSouthwest SW
GalkayoSun 11:54 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NairobiSun 11:54 AM860 km534 miles464 nmWest W
Zanzibar CitySun 11:54 AM910 km565 miles491 nmSouthwest SW
NakuruSun 11:54 AM928 km577 miles501 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamSun 11:54 AM961 km597 miles519 nmSouthwest SW
Addis AbabaSun 11:54 AM1160 km721 miles626 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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