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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° 55' 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"1012.19 miwest0° 00' 49.0"0.93 misouth1012.21 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° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.71 meters/second, 1547.0 km/hour, 961.2 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"961.04 miwest0° 08' 11.0"9.38 minorth961.40 mi
24 hours13° 47' 18.8"919.26 mieast3° 42' 31.2"254.96 minorth961.24 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 Noon597 km371 miles322 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 1:00 PM961 km597 miles519 nmEast E
DavaoMon 11:00 AM1292 km803 miles698 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosMon 11:00 AM1389 km863 miles750 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariMon 12:00 Noon1519 km944 miles820 nmSouth S
QuezonMon 11:00 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmWest W
ManilaMon 11:00 AM1627 km1011 miles879 nmWest W
ManadoMon 11:00 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraMon 12:00 Noon1771 km1100 miles956 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GorontaloMon 11:00 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmSouthwest SW
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