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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 21, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 48' South, Longitude: 44° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.71 meters/second, 1640.6 km/hour, 1019.4 miles/hour or 885.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.99 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth16.99 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.0"1019.37 miwest0° 00' 53.2"1.02 misouth1019.34 mi
24 hours0° 02' 19.7"2.64 miwest0° 21' 13.2"24.31 misouth24.45 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 21, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 39' North, Longitude: 107° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.41 meters/second, 1538.7 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"15.94 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 30' 02.7"955.91 miwest0° 04' 32.3"5.20 minorth955.73 mi
24 hours11° 57' 51.1"788.76 mieast1° 23' 00.9"95.16 minorth791.40 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutsamuduMon 11:44 AM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniMon 11:44 AM196 km122 miles106 nmWest-southwest WSW
MamoutzouMon 11:44 AM222 km138 miles120 nmSouth S
AntsirananaMon 11:44 AM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
MahajangaMon 11:44 AM566 km352 miles305 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamMon 11:44 AM757 km470 miles409 nmNorthwest NW
NampulaMon 10:44 AM774 km481 miles418 nmSouthwest SW
Zanzibar CityMon 11:44 AM810 km503 miles437 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 11:44 AM941 km585 miles508 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MombasaMon 11:44 AM942 km586 miles509 nmNorthwest NW
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