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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 09:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 59' North, Longitude: 43° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.12 meters/second, 1627.6 km/hour, 1011.4 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"1011.21 miwest0° 00' 48.5"0.93 misouth1011.24 mi
24 hours0° 03' 26.8"3.87 miwest0° 19' 31.9"22.38 misouth22.71 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' South, Longitude: 175° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.68 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 11.7"949.76 miwest0° 06' 08.1"7.03 minorth950.05 mi
24 hours14° 08' 16.5"932.27 mieast2° 59' 16.6"205.46 minorth961.71 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AssabSun 12:10 PM79 km49 miles43 nmWest W
Ta'izzSun 12:10 PM88 km55 miles48 nmNortheast NE
TadjouraSun 12:10 PM147 km91 miles79 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjiboutiSun 12:10 PM158 km98 miles86 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenSun 12:10 PM168 km104 miles90 nmEast E
Al HudaydahSun 12:10 PM208 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Ali SabiehSun 12:10 PM219 km136 miles118 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SanaSun 12:10 PM274 km171 miles148 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BerberaSun 12:10 PM328 km204 miles177 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HargeisaSun 12:10 PM384 km239 miles208 nmSouth S
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