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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 09:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 11' North, Longitude: 31° 54' 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' 16.9"6.09 miwest0° 23' 20.6"26.74 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: 114° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.81 meters/second, 1568.9 km/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.25 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.6"974.75 miwest0° 07' 51.1"9.00 minorth974.52 mi
24 hours11° 54' 03.5"799.85 mieast2° 45' 42.0"189.89 minorth817.21 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EntebbeSun 12:44 PM64 km40 miles35 nmEast-southeast ESE
KampalaSun 12:44 PM78 km49 miles42 nmEast-northeast ENE
MbararaSun 12:44 PM163 km101 miles88 nmWest-southwest WSW
BukobaSun 12:44 PM167 km104 miles90 nmSouth S
LiraSun 12:44 PM255 km158 miles137 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbaleSun 12:44 PM273 km169 miles147 nmEast-northeast ENE
RwamaganaSun 11:44 AM286 km178 miles155 nmSouthwest SW
GuluSun 12:44 PM291 km181 miles157 nmNorth N
KigaliSun 11:44 AM312 km194 miles168 nmSouthwest SW
RuhengeriSun 11:44 AM312 km194 miles169 nmSouthwest SW
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