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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 10:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 15' North, Longitude: 28° 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"953.26 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth953.26 mi
24 hours0° 03' 01.1"3.20 mieast0° 03' 10.2"3.64 misouth4.85 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 49' South, Longitude: 85° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.36 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1003.0 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"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 21.7"1002.96 miwest0° 11' 44.0"13.44 minorth1003.10 mi
24 hours11° 38' 54.0"805.38 mieast4° 37' 23.5"317.67 minorth865.91 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kufra *Fri 12:10 PM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-northwest WNW
HurghadaFri 12:10 PM731 km454 miles394 nmNortheast NE
Al JizahFri 12:10 PM812 km505 miles438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoFri 12:10 PM816 km507 miles441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuezFri 12:10 PM869 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaFri 12:10 PM902 km560 miles487 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FadaFri 11:10 AM953 km592 miles514 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumFri 1:10 PM969 km602 miles523 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Gaza *Fri 1:10 PM1112 km691 miles600 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahFri 1:10 PM1161 km722 miles627 nmEast E
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