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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 9:44:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 09:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 11' North, Longitude: 32° 11' East

The ground speed is currently 463.94 meters/second, 1670.2 kilometres/hour, 1037.8 miles/hour or 901.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1037.81 miWest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 miSouth1037.81 mi
24 hours0° 05' 16.9"6.09 miWest0° 23' 20.6"26.73 miSouth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 09:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 43' North, Longitude: 113° 47' West

The ground speed is currently 435.81 meters/second, 1568.9 kilometres/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.25 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miNorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.6"974.70 miWest0° 07' 51.2"9.00 miNorth974.47 mi
24 hours11° 54' 03.5"799.81 miEast2° 45' 44.2"189.92 miNorth817.17 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EntebbeSun 12:44 PM34 km21 miles19 nmEast-southeast ESE
KampalaSun 12:44 PM48 km30 miles26 nmEast-northeast ENE
BukobaSun 12:44 PM171 km106 miles93 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbararaSun 12:44 PM190 km118 miles102 nmWest-southwest WSW
LiraSun 12:44 PM242 km151 miles131 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbaleSun 12:44 PM244 km152 miles132 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuluSun 12:44 PM288 km179 miles155 nmNorth N
KisumuSun 12:44 PM288 km179 miles156 nmEast E
RwamaganaSun 11:44 AM305 km190 miles165 nmSouthwest SW
MwanzaSun 12:44 PM309 km192 miles167 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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