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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 09:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 40' North, Longitude: 43° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.70 meters/second, 1629.7 km/hour, 1012.7 miles/hour or 880.0 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"1012.59 miwest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 misouth1012.62 mi
24 hours0° 03' 34.1"4.02 miwest0° 19' 43.9"22.61 misouth22.96 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 36' South, Longitude: 161° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.62 meters/second, 1553.8 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.09 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 25' 14.1"965.38 miwest0° 08' 48.4"10.09 minorth965.75 mi
24 hours13° 39' 10.0"913.99 mieast3° 55' 09.7"269.44 minorth959.97 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AssabMon 12:10 PM57 km36 miles31 nmNorthwest NW
TadjouraMon 12:10 PM100 km62 miles54 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjiboutiMon 12:10 PM119 km74 miles64 nmSouth S
Ta'izzMon 12:10 PM140 km87 miles75 nmNortheast NE
Ali SabiehMon 12:10 PM173 km107 miles93 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenMon 12:10 PM204 km127 miles110 nmEast E
Al HudaydahMon 12:10 PM238 km148 miles128 nmNorth N
BerberaMon 12:10 PM320 km199 miles173 nmSoutheast SE
SanaMon 12:10 PM321 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HargeisaMon 12:10 PM358 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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