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Day and Night World Map

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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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 09' South
Longitude: 28° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.32 meters/second, 1657.2 km/hour, 1029.7 miles/hour or 894.8 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.16 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.16 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.5"1029.74 miwest0° 00' 56.5"1.08 misouth1029.72 mi
24 hours0° 03' 46.3"4.32 miwest0° 22' 32.4"25.82 misouth26.17 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 18' South
Longitude: 113° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.59 meters/second, 1524.9 km/hour, 947.5 miles/hour or 823.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 26.3"947.37 miwest0° 04' 20.8"4.98 minorth947.58 mi
24 hours13° 38' 41.8"896.22 mieast2° 15' 25.5"155.23 minorth915.07 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BujumburaFri 11:50 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth N
KasamaFri 11:50 AM423 km263 miles229 nmSoutheast SE
GitegaFri 11:50 AM427 km266 miles231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuyingaFri 11:50 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ButareFri 11:50 AM512 km318 miles276 nmNorth N
BukavuFri 11:50 AM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth N
LubumbashiFri 11:50 AM522 km325 miles282 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbeyaFri 12:50 PM537 km334 miles290 nmEast-southeast ESE
GitaramaFri 11:50 AM569 km353 miles307 nmNorth N
KigaliFri 11:50 AM590 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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