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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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 02:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' North, Longitude: 148° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.53 meters/second, 1629.1 km/hour, 1012.3 miles/hour or 879.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.87 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.87 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.7"1012.14 miwest0° 00' 48.8"0.93 misouth1012.17 mi
24 hours0° 03' 32.0"3.98 miwest0° 19' 40.4"22.54 misouth22.89 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 60° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.46 meters/second, 1546.1 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.01 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.1"960.47 miwest0° 08' 05.8"9.28 minorth960.83 mi
24 hours13° 48' 23.2"919.95 mieast3° 40' 43.1"252.90 minorth961.37 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanMon 12:10 PM396 km246 miles214 nmNorthwest NW
HagåtñaMon 12:10 PM406 km252 miles219 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirMon 1:10 PM1248 km776 miles674 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokMon 11:10 AM1620 km1006 miles874 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraMon 11:10 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandMon 2:10 PM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariMon 11:10 AM2188 km1359 miles1181 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyMon 12:10 PM2460 km1528 miles1328 nmSouth S
YarenMon 2:10 PM2516 km1563 miles1359 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroMon 2:10 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmEast-southeast ESE
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