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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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 15' North, Longitude: 33° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.30 meters/second, 1534.7 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.4"953.25 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth953.26 mi
24 hours0° 03' 01.1"3.20 mieast0° 03' 09.8"3.63 misouth4.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 53' South, Longitude: 80° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.34 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.7"1002.91 miwest0° 11' 44.1"13.44 minorth1003.05 mi
24 hours11° 39' 14.2"805.74 mieast4° 37' 32.3"317.84 minorth866.34 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HurghadaFri 11:50 AM450 km280 miles243 nmNorth N
Port SudanFri 12:50 PM591 km367 miles319 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahFri 12:50 PM660 km410 miles356 nmEast-southeast ESE
MedinaFri 12:50 PM682 km424 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahFri 12:50 PM726 km451 miles392 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuezFri 11:50 AM746 km463 miles403 nmNorth N
Al JizahFri 11:50 AM771 km479 miles416 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairoFri 11:50 AM773 km480 miles417 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhartoumFri 12:50 PM849 km527 miles458 nmSouth S
Gaza *Fri 12:50 PM924 km574 miles499 nmNorth N
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