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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° 19' 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"953.19 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth953.19 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: 79° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.33 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 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.7"1002.83 miwest0° 11' 44.1"13.44 minorth1002.98 mi
24 hours11° 39' 15.4"805.70 mieast4° 37' 32.7"317.83 minorth866.30 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AswanFri 11:50 AM102 km63 miles55 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuxorFri 11:50 AM279 km173 miles150 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kharga OasisFri 11:50 AM371 km230 miles200 nmNorthwest NW
HurghadaFri 11:50 AM446 km277 miles241 nmNorth N
AsyutFri 11:50 AM485 km301 miles262 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port SudanFri 12:50 PM570 km354 miles308 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahFri 12:50 PM632 km393 miles341 nmEast-southeast ESE
MedinaFri 12:50 PM654 km407 miles353 nmEast-northeast ENE
TabukFri 12:50 PM656 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakkahFri 12:50 PM699 km434 miles377 nmEast-southeast ESE
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