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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

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 07:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 52' South
Longitude: 57° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.41 meters/second, 1621.5 km/hour, 1007.5 miles/hour or 875.5 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.79 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.79 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.9"1007.45 miwest0° 00' 49.0"0.94 misouth1007.42 mi
24 hours0° 00' 39.0"0.73 miwest0° 19' 29.7"22.34 misouth22.35 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 07' North
Longitude: 6° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.39 meters/second, 1617.8 km/hour, 1005.3 miles/hour or 873.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.75 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.3"1005.24 miwest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 misouth1005.37 mi
24 hours11° 09' 18.4"771.13 mieast4° 17' 30.1"294.89 misouth825.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisWed 11:54 AM698 km434 miles377 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisWed 11:54 AM796 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToamasinaWed 10:54 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaWed 11:54 AM1039 km646 miles561 nmNorth N
AntananarivoWed 10:54 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniWed 10:54 AM1521 km945 miles821 nmWest W
Diego GarciaWed 1:54 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamWed 10:54 AM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuWed 10:54 AM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmNorthwest NW
DodomaWed 10:54 AM2494 km1549 miles1346 nmWest-northwest WNW
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