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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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 60' North, Longitude: 58° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.09 meters/second, 1627.5 km/hour, 1011.3 miles/hour or 878.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.86 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.86 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.5"1011.23 miwest0° 00' 48.5"0.93 misouth1011.25 mi
24 hours0° 03' 26.4"3.87 miwest0° 19' 31.4"22.37 misouth22.70 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 41' South, Longitude: 161° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.44 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.82 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 09.8"949.27 miwest0° 06' 00.9"6.89 minorth949.56 mi
24 hours14° 09' 16.4"932.92 mieast2° 56' 37.8"202.44 minorth961.67 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuSun 11:10 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest W
SalalahSun 12:10 PM625 km389 miles338 nmNorthwest NW
Al MukallaSun 11:10 AM995 km618 miles537 nmWest W
BosasoSun 11:10 AM998 km620 miles539 nmWest W
MuscatSun 12:10 PM1175 km730 miles634 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiSun 12:10 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiSun 12:10 PM1392 km865 miles751 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenSun 11:10 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmWest W
DohaSun 11:10 AM1529 km950 miles825 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SanaSun 11:10 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmWest-northwest WNW
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