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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, October 13, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 54' South, Longitude: 31° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.53 meters/second, 1654.3 km/hour, 1027.9 miles/hour or 893.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.13 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.13 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.9"1027.96 miwest0° 00' 55.9"1.07 misouth1027.94 mi
24 hours0° 03' 31.3"4.02 miwest0° 22' 19.3"25.57 misouth25.89 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 52' South, Longitude: 142° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.99 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' 27.5"16.26 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 27' 36.1"975.20 miwest0° 09' 02.4"10.36 minorth975.55 mi
24 hours12° 44' 25.4"859.26 mieast3° 55' 05.8"269.34 minorth906.21 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KasamaSun 11:40 AM258 km160 miles139 nmSouth S
MbeyaSun 12:40 PM263 km164 miles142 nmEast-southeast ESE
KarongaSun 11:40 AM368 km229 miles199 nmSoutheast SE
RutanaSun 11:40 AM463 km287 miles250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MzuzuSun 11:40 AM495 km307 miles267 nmSoutheast SE
RuyigiSun 11:40 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GitegaSun 11:40 AM517 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DodomaSun 12:40 PM528 km328 miles285 nmEast-northeast ENE
BujumburaSun 11:40 AM545 km339 miles295 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuyingaSun 11:40 AM569 km353 miles307 nmNorth N
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