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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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 28° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.48 meters/second, 1567.7 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.24 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.6"973.88 miwest0° 00' 30.0"0.58 misouth973.90 mi
24 hours0° 00' 26.3"0.47 mieast0° 12' 13.0"14.01 misouth14.02 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 27' South, Longitude: 157° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.10 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.92 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 23' 50.2"955.24 miwest0° 07' 43.9"8.86 minorth955.60 mi
24 hours14° 09' 29.8"939.39 mieast3° 34' 11.4"245.45 minorth978.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumMon 1:10 PM641 km398 miles346 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidMon 1:10 PM789 km491 miles426 nmSouth S
Al-FashirMon 1:10 PM816 km507 miles441 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KostiMon 1:10 PM878 km546 miles474 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port SudanMon 1:10 PM879 km546 miles475 nmEast E
HurghadaMon 12:10 PM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KassalaMon 1:10 PM958 km595 miles517 nmEast-southeast ESE
TeseneyMon 1:10 PM1002 km622 miles541 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahMon 1:10 PM1084 km674 miles585 nmEast E
Al JizahMon 12:10 PM1114 km692 miles601 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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