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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Monday, August 19, 2013 at 3:10:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' North, Longitude: 133° 25' East

The ground speed is currently 452.56 meters/second, 1629.2 kilometres/hour, 1012.3 miles/hour or 879.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1012.20 miWest0° 00' 49.0"0.94 miSouth1012.22 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 Latitude: 15° 27' South, Longitude: 74° 38' West

The ground speed is currently 429.76 meters/second, 1547.1 kilometres/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 55.9"961.15 miWest0° 08' 12.1"9.40 miNorth961.51 mi
24 hours13° 47' 05.9"919.12 miEast3° 42' 52.6"255.37 miNorth961.21 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokMon 12:10 PM595 km369 miles321 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KororMon 12:10 PM608 km378 miles329 nmSouth S
ColoniaMon 1:10 PM625 km389 miles338 nmSoutheast SE
DavaoMon 11:10 AM1061 km659 miles573 nmSouthwest SW
General SantosMon 11:10 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 1:10 PM1231 km765 miles665 nmEast E
QuezonMon 11:10 AM1355 km842 miles731 nmWest W
ManilaMon 11:10 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmWest W
ManokwariMon 12:10 PM1507 km936 miles814 nmSouth S
ManadoMon 11:10 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmSouthwest SW

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