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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 3:20:00 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 03:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 44' North, Longitude: 130° 55' 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"1012.21 miWest0° 00' 49.0"0.94 miSouth1012.23 mi
24 hours0° 03' 32.4"3.98 miWest0° 19' 41.0"22.55 miSouth22.90 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 77° 03' West

The ground speed is currently 429.81 meters/second, 1547.3 kilometres/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.5 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' 56.4"961.27 miWest0° 08' 13.2"9.42 miNorth961.63 mi
24 hours13° 46' 53.0"918.98 miEast3° 43' 13.9"255.77 miNorth961.18 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 12:20 PM707 km440 miles382 nmSoutheast SE
KororMon 12:20 PM713 km443 miles385 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cebu CityMon 11:20 AM812 km505 miles439 nmWest-southwest WSW
DavaoMon 11:20 AM855 km531 miles462 nmSouthwest SW
ColoniaMon 1:20 PM864 km537 miles466 nmEast-southeast ESE
General SantosMon 11:20 AM967 km601 miles522 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonMon 11:20 AM1089 km676 miles588 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaMon 11:20 AM1095 km680 miles591 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoMon 11:20 AM1413 km878 miles763 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 1:20 PM1502 km933 miles811 nmEast E

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