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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 = Sunday, August 18, 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 28' 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"1011.15 miWest0° 00' 48.5"0.93 miSouth1011.18 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: 160° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.43 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 miNorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 09.8"949.19 miWest0° 06' 00.6"6.89 miNorth949.48 mi
24 hours14° 09' 17.7"932.87 miEast2° 56' 34.8"202.37 miNorth961.60 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 AM484 km301 miles261 nmWest W
SalalahSun 12:10 PM647 km402 miles349 nmNorthwest NW
Al MukallaSun 11:10 AM1024 km636 miles553 nmWest W
MuscatSun 12:10 PM1174 km729 miles634 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiSun 12:10 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiSun 12:10 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenSun 11:10 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmWest W
DohaSun 11:10 AM1542 km958 miles833 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SanaSun 11:10 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmWest-northwest WNW
KarachiSun 1:10 PM1592 km989 miles860 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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