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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 = Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 10:32:00 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 Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 25' North, Longitude: 22° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.79 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.87 miWest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miSouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.02 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miSouth952.03 mi
24 hours0° 03' 11.7"3.38 miEast0° 01' 07.6"1.29 miSouth3.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' South, Longitude: 158° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.25 meters/second, 1505.7 km/hour, 935.6 miles/hour or 813.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.59 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miNorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 21' 58.8"935.33 miWest0° 02' 53.8"3.32 miNorth935.48 mi
24 hours15° 01' 37.6"978.32 miEast1° 49' 39.7"125.71 miNorth991.74 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kufra *Sun 12:32 PM114 km71 miles61 nmNortheast NE
FadaSun 11:32 AM698 km434 miles377 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauSun 11:32 AM707 km439 miles382 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kharga OasisSun 12:32 PM840 km522 miles454 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mersa MatruhSun 12:32 PM993 km617 miles536 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Benghazi *Sun 12:32 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al JizahSun 12:32 PM1127 km701 miles609 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaSun 12:32 PM1131 km703 miles611 nmNortheast NE
CairoSun 12:32 PM1132 km703 miles611 nmNortheast NE
KhartoumSun 1:32 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmSoutheast SE

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