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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 09:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 54' South, Longitude: 28° 47' 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"1027.95 miwest0° 00' 55.9"1.07 misouth1027.93 mi
24 hours0° 03' 31.2"4.02 miwest0° 22' 19.3"25.57 misouth25.88 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 50' South, Longitude: 140° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.04 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 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' 36.5"975.31 miwest0° 09' 03.3"10.37 minorth975.66 mi
24 hours12° 44' 14.3"859.13 mieast3° 55' 20.6"269.62 minorth906.17 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KasamaSun 11:50 AM370 km230 miles200 nmSoutheast SE
LubumbashiSun 11:50 AM439 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RutanaSun 11:50 AM460 km286 miles248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BujumburaSun 11:50 AM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth N
GitegaSun 11:50 AM511 km317 miles276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RuyigiSun 11:50 AM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbeyaSun 12:50 PM526 km327 miles284 nmEast-southeast ESE
KitweSun 11:50 AM546 km339 miles295 nmSouth S
NdolaSun 11:50 AM561 km349 miles303 nmSouth S
NgoziSun 11:50 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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