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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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 17' South, Longitude: 29° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.10 meters/second, 1652.8 km/hour, 1027.0 miles/hour or 892.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.12 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.12 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.6"1026.93 miwest0° 00' 55.7"1.06 misouth1026.91 mi
24 hours0° 03' 23.3"3.87 miwest0° 22' 12.4"25.43 misouth25.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 55' South, Longitude: 153° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.35 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 28' 43.3"989.40 miwest0° 10' 30.5"12.04 minorth989.71 mi
24 hours12° 20' 00.3"842.82 mieast4° 22' 40.8"300.85 minorth898.87 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KasamaMon 11:50 AM324 km201 miles175 nmSoutheast SE
LubumbashiMon 11:50 AM410 km255 miles221 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RutanaMon 11:50 AM493 km307 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbeyaMon 12:50 PM495 km307 miles267 nmEast E
KitweMon 11:50 AM508 km316 miles275 nmSouth S
NdolaMon 11:50 AM522 km324 miles282 nmSouth S
BujumburaMon 11:50 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth N
GitegaMon 11:50 AM546 km339 miles295 nmNorth N
RuyigiMon 11:50 AM549 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KarongaMon 11:50 AM572 km355 miles309 nmEast-southeast ESE
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