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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 03:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' North, Longitude: 135° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.55 meters/second, 1629.2 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"1012.26 miwest0° 00' 49.0"0.94 misouth1012.29 mi
24 hours0° 03' 32.3"3.98 miwest0° 19' 40.8"22.55 misouth22.90 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 28' South, Longitude: 72° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.72 meters/second, 1547.0 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.02 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.6"961.12 miwest0° 08' 11.2"9.38 minorth961.48 mi
24 hours13° 47' 17.4"919.31 mieast3° 42' 33.6"255.02 minorth961.30 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokMon 12:00 Noon591 km367 miles319 nmSouth S
HagåtñaMon 1:00 PM991 km616 miles535 nmEast E
DavaoMon 11:00 AM1266 km787 miles683 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosMon 11:00 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariMon 12:00 Noon1515 km942 miles818 nmSouth S
QuezonMon 11:00 AM1592 km989 miles860 nmWest W
ManilaMon 11:00 AM1597 km992 miles862 nmWest W
ManadoMon 11:00 AM1723 km1071 miles930 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraMon 12:00 Noon1780 km1106 miles961 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GorontaloMon 11:00 AM1937 km1203 miles1046 nmSouthwest SW
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