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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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 18' North, Longitude: 43° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.53 meters/second, 1625.5 km/hour, 1010.0 miles/hour or 877.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.84 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.84 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.1"1009.95 miwest0° 00' 48.0"0.92 misouth1009.98 mi
24 hours0° 03' 19.1"3.73 miwest0° 19' 19.6"22.15 misouth22.46 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' South, Longitude: 170° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.05 meters/second, 1512.2 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.66 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 23' 46.5"939.42 miwest0° 02' 58.2"3.41 minorth939.57 mi
24 hours345° 33' 57.8"941.88 miwest1° 48' 24.4"124.28 minorth955.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AssabSat 12:10 PM63 km39 miles34 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ta'izzSat 12:10 PM89 km55 miles48 nmEast-northeast ENE
Al HudaydahSat 12:10 PM168 km104 miles91 nmNorth N
TadjouraSat 12:10 PM173 km107 miles93 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjiboutiSat 12:10 PM190 km118 miles103 nmSouth S
AdenSat 12:10 PM198 km123 miles107 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ali SabiehSat 12:10 PM245 km152 miles132 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SanaSat 12:10 PM250 km155 miles135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BerberaSat 12:10 PM371 km231 miles200 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mek'eleSat 12:10 PM409 km254 miles221 nmWest W
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