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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 10:10:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' North, Longitude: 28° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.14 meters/second, 1627.7 km/hour, 1011.4 miles/hour or 878.9 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"1011.26 miWest0° 00' 48.5"0.93 miSouth1011.29 mi
24 hours0° 03' 27.1"3.88 miWest0° 19' 32.4"22.39 miSouth22.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' South, Longitude: 170° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.94 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.84 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miNorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 24' 13.7"950.33 miWest0° 06' 15.5"7.17 miNorth950.63 mi
24 hours345° 52' 45.8"931.65 miWest3° 01' 56.9"208.51 miNorth961.82 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-UbayyidSun 1:10 PM192 km119 miles104 nmEast E
Al-FashirSun 1:10 PM344 km214 miles186 nmWest-northwest WNW
KostiSun 1:10 PM457 km284 miles247 nmEast E
MalakalSun 1:10 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumSun 1:10 PM527 km328 miles285 nmNortheast NE
WauSun 1:10 PM586 km364 miles316 nmSouth S
AbéchéSun 11:10 AM832 km517 miles449 nmWest W
FadaSun 11:10 AM874 km543 miles472 nmWest-northwest WNW
KassalaSun 1:10 PM900 km559 miles486 nmEast-northeast ENE
TeseneySun 1:10 PM916 km569 miles495 nmEast-northeast ENE

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