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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 08:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 40' North, Longitude: 58° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.68 meters/second, 1629.6 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"1012.47 miwest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 misouth1012.50 mi
24 hours0° 03' 33.8"4.01 miwest0° 19' 43.4"22.60 misouth22.95 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 45' South, Longitude: 146° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.30 meters/second, 1552.7 km/hour, 964.8 miles/hour or 838.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.08 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.0"964.60 miwest0° 08' 42.6"9.98 minorth964.98 mi
24 hours13° 40' 31.6"914.83 mieast3° 53' 10.1"267.14 minorth960.17 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuMon 11:10 AM477 km296 miles257 nmWest W
SalalahMon 12:10 PM668 km415 miles361 nmNorthwest NW
BosasoMon 11:10 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmWest W
MuscatMon 12:10 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiMon 12:10 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiMon 12:10 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenMon 11:10 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmWest W
SanaMon 11:10 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmWest-northwest WNW
DohaMon 11:10 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiMon 1:10 PM1625 km1009 miles877 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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