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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

UTC time = Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 7:54:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 Latitude: 13° 52' South, Longitude: 57° 25' 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"1007.38 miWest0° 00' 49.0"0.94 miSouth1007.35 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 Latitude: 2° 08' North, Longitude: 6° 58' 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 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.3"1005.17 miWest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 miSouth1005.30 mi
24 hours11° 09' 17.5"771.06 miEast4° 17' 29.7"294.87 miSouth825.85 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 AM697 km433 miles376 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisWed 11:54 AM804 km499 miles434 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Wed 11:54 AM907 km564 miles490 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaWed 10:54 AM980 km609 miles529 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaWed 11:54 AM1045 km650 miles564 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoWed 10:54 AM1195 km742 miles645 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniWed 10:54 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmWest W
Diego GarciaWed 1:54 PM1792 km1114 miles968 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamWed 10:54 AM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuWed 10:54 AM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmNorthwest NW

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