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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 44' North
Longitude: 133° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.56 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"1012.27 miwest0° 00' 49.0"0.94 misouth1012.30 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 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 27' South
Longitude: 74° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.77 meters/second, 1547.2 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 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' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.1"961.23 miwest0° 08' 12.1"9.40 minorth961.59 mi
24 hours13° 47' 04.5"919.17 mieast3° 42' 54.9"255.43 minorth961.28 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokMon 12:10 PM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoMon 11:10 AM1037 km644 miles560 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 1:10 PM1261 km784 miles681 nmEast E
QuezonMon 11:10 AM1325 km823 miles715 nmWest W
ManilaMon 11:10 AM1330 km826 miles718 nmWest W
ManokwariMon 12:10 PM1508 km937 miles814 nmSouth S
ManadoMon 11:10 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmSouthwest SW
GorontaloMon 11:10 AM1749 km1087 miles945 nmSouthwest SW
TaipeiMon 11:10 AM1831 km1138 miles988 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraMon 12:10 PM1885 km1172 miles1018 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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