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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

UTC time = Monday, July 22, 2013 at 8:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' North, Longitude: 59° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.43 meters/second, 1567.6 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 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"973.70 miWest0° 00' 30.0"0.57 miSouth973.73 mi
24 hours0° 00' 27.0"0.49 miEast0° 12' 11.3"13.98 miSouth13.98 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 42' South, Longitude: 128° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.48 meters/second, 1535.3 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.90 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 23' 43.0"953.78 miWest0° 07' 29.7"8.59 miNorth954.13 mi
24 hours14° 12' 47.8"941.73 miEast3° 29' 21.8"239.91 miNorth979.54 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaMon 12:10 PM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuscatMon 12:10 PM380 km236 miles205 nmNorth N
SeebMon 12:10 PM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalalahMon 12:10 PM638 km396 miles344 nmWest-southwest WSW
Abu DhabiMon 12:10 PM680 km422 miles367 nmNorthwest NW
DubaiMon 12:10 PM684 km425 miles369 nmNorthwest NW
Bandar-Abbas *Mon 12:40 PM824 km512 miles445 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DohaMon 11:10 AM960 km597 miles519 nmNorthwest NW
KarachiMon 1:10 PM963 km598 miles520 nmNortheast NE
Al KhorMon 11:10 AM989 km614 miles534 nmNorthwest NW

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