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Day and Night World Map

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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, July 22, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 15' North
Longitude: 133° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.32 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.23 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.6"973.51 miwest0° 00' 29.9"0.57 misouth973.54 mi
24 hours0° 00' 28.8"0.52 mieast0° 12' 07.2"13.90 misouth13.91 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 18' South
Longitude: 56° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.00 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.85 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 23' 26.3"950.54 miwest0° 06' 53.5"7.90 minorth950.87 mi
24 hours14° 20' 39.4"947.48 mieast3° 16' 49.7"225.58 minorth981.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KagoshimaMon 12:10 PM1298 km807 miles701 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiMon 11:10 AM1373 km853 miles741 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaMon 1:10 PM1383 km859 miles747 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokMon 12:10 PM1414 km878 miles763 nmSouth S
KumamotoMon 12:10 PM1425 km885 miles769 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuezonMon 11:10 AM1489 km925 miles804 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 11:10 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmWest-southwest WSW
FukuokaMon 12:10 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuMon 12:10 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmNorth N
KobeMon 12:10 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmNorth N
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