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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 Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 25' North, Longitude: 22° 17' 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"15.88 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.09 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 misouth952.09 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° 25' 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"935.40 miwest0° 02' 54.1"3.33 minorth935.55 mi
24 hours15° 01' 36.4"978.37 mieast1° 49' 43.5"125.79 minorth991.80 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 PM134 km83 miles72 nmNortheast NE
Faya-LargeauSun 11:32 AM693 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FadaSun 11:32 AM694 km431 miles375 nmSouth S
Benghazi *Sun 12:32 PM988 km614 miles534 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlexandriaSun 12:32 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmNortheast NE
Al JizahSun 12:32 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmNortheast NE
CairoSun 12:32 PM1153 km717 miles623 nmNortheast NE
Tripoli *Sun 12:32 PM1378 km856 miles744 nmNorthwest NW
KhartoumSun 1:32 PM1379 km857 miles745 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaSun 11:32 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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