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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

UTC time = Monday, August 19, 2013 at 7:10:00 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).

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 41' North, Longitude: 73° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.65 meters/second, 1629.5 km/hour, 1012.6 miles/hour or 879.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.88 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.88 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.8"1012.41 miWest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 miSouth1012.44 mi
24 hours0° 03' 33.5"4.01 miWest0° 19' 42.9"22.59 miSouth22.94 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 54' South, Longitude: 132° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.99 meters/second, 1551.6 km/hour, 964.1 miles/hour or 837.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.07 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.9"963.91 miWest0° 08' 36.5"9.87 miNorth964.28 mi
24 hours13° 41' 51.5"915.71 miEast3° 51' 10.5"264.86 miNorth960.41 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MangaluruMon 12:40 PM156 km97 miles84 nmEast E
UdupiMon 12:40 PM162 km100 miles87 nmEast-northeast ENE
KasaragodMon 12:40 PM173 km108 miles94 nmEast E
KundapurMon 12:40 PM174 km108 miles94 nmNortheast NE
ThalasseryMon 12:40 PM249 km155 miles134 nmEast-southeast ESE
HubballiMon 12:40 PM349 km217 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CoimbatoreMon 12:40 PM430 km267 miles232 nmEast-southeast ESE
KochiMon 12:40 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSoutheast SE
BengaluruMon 12:40 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast E
AnantapurMon 12:40 PM503 km313 miles272 nmEast-northeast ENE

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