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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 Monday, June 24, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 24' North, Longitude: 43° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.84 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.6 miles/hour or 827.8 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' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.15 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth952.15 mi
24 hours0° 03' 10.3"3.36 mieast0° 01' 30.9"1.74 misouth3.78 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 24, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 04' South, Longitude: 123° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.97 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.77 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 23' 00.3"945.93 miwest0° 06' 06.7"7.01 minorth946.22 mi
24 hours14° 27' 57.0"951.34 mieast2° 59' 40.1"205.91 minorth980.84 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ad DawadmiMon 12:10 PM177 km110 miles96 nmNortheast NE
BuraidahMon 12:10 PM338 km210 miles183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedinaMon 12:10 PM376 km233 miles203 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiyadhMon 12:10 PM393 km244 miles212 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahMon 12:10 PM403 km251 miles218 nmWest-southwest WSW
JeddahMon 12:10 PM458 km284 miles247 nmWest-southwest WSW
Khamis MushaitMon 12:10 PM565 km351 miles305 nmSouth S
Hafar Al-BatinMon 12:10 PM627 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HofufMon 12:10 PM692 km430 miles374 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port SudanMon 12:10 PM741 km460 miles400 nmWest-southwest WSW
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