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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 Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 07:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 12' South, Longitude: 57° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.77 meters/second, 1619.2 km/hour, 1006.1 miles/hour or 874.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.77 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.77 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.3"1006.01 miwest0° 00' 48.4"0.93 misouth1005.98 mi
24 hours0° 00' 27.1"0.50 miwest0° 19' 16.2"22.08 misouth22.09 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 10' South, Longitude: 17° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.93 meters/second, 1616.1 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.7"1004.18 miwest0° 10' 50.8"12.42 misouth1004.20 mi
24 hours11° 35' 29.2"801.27 mieast4° 18' 59.3"296.62 misouth852.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisThu 11:54 AM662 km411 miles357 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisThu 11:54 AM761 km473 miles411 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToamasinaThu 10:54 AM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 11:54 AM1075 km668 miles580 nmNorth N
AntananarivoThu 10:54 AM1151 km715 miles622 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniThu 10:54 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 1:54 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamThu 10:54 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuThu 10:54 AM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmNorthwest NW
DodomaThu 10:54 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmWest-northwest WNW
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