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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 17' South
Longitude: 28° 43' 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"1027.00 miwest0° 00' 55.7"1.06 misouth1026.98 mi
24 hours0° 03' 23.3"3.87 miwest0° 22' 12.4"25.44 misouth25.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 55' South
Longitude: 153° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.36 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' 43.4"989.48 miwest0° 10' 30.6"12.04 minorth989.79 mi
24 hours12° 19' 59.4"842.87 mieast4° 22' 41.7"300.88 minorth898.93 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiMon 11:50 AM398 km248 miles215 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KitweMon 11:50 AM504 km313 miles272 nmSouth S
NdolaMon 11:50 AM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth S
BujumburaMon 11:50 AM547 km340 miles296 nmNorth N
GitegaMon 11:50 AM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mbuji-MayiMon 11:50 AM616 km382 miles332 nmWest-northwest WNW
MuyingaMon 11:50 AM627 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BukavuMon 11:50 AM637 km396 miles344 nmNorth N
ButareMon 11:50 AM638 km396 miles344 nmNorth N
MzuzuMon 11:50 AM679 km422 miles366 nmEast-southeast ESE
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