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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 9:20:00 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).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 39' North, Longitude: 40° 54' 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"1012.53 miWest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 miSouth1012.56 mi
24 hours0° 03' 34.2"4.02 miWest0° 19' 44.0"22.61 miSouth22.96 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' South, Longitude: 163° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.66 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 14.6"965.42 miWest0° 08' 49.3"10.11 miNorth965.79 mi
24 hours13° 38' 58.1"913.80 miEast3° 55' 26.8"269.75 miNorth959.86 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EddMon 12:20 PM165 km102 miles89 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DorraMon 12:20 PM180 km112 miles97 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mek'eleMon 12:20 PM181 km112 miles98 nmWest-northwest WNW
AssabMon 12:20 PM203 km126 miles109 nmEast-northeast ENE
LalibelaMon 12:20 PM214 km133 miles116 nmWest-southwest WSW
DessieMon 12:20 PM218 km135 miles118 nmSouthwest SW
DikhilMon 12:20 PM234 km146 miles127 nmSoutheast SE
TadjouraMon 12:20 PM236 km146 miles127 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ali SabiehMon 12:20 PM257 km160 miles139 nmSoutheast SE
ObockMon 12:20 PM271 km168 miles146 nmEast-southeast ESE

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