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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 10:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 39' North, Longitude: 28° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.73 meters/second, 1629.8 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"1012.65 miwest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 misouth1012.68 mi
24 hours0° 03' 34.4"4.02 miwest0° 19' 44.4"22.62 misouth22.97 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 27' South, Longitude: 175° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.93 meters/second, 1554.9 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.10 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 25' 17.3"966.08 miwest0° 08' 54.3"10.20 minorth966.45 mi
24 hours13° 37' 49.5"913.10 mieast3° 57' 04.9"271.64 minorth959.70 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-UbayyidMon 1:10 PM235 km146 miles127 nmEast-northeast ENE
Al-FashirMon 1:10 PM319 km198 miles172 nmWest-northwest WNW
KostiMon 1:10 PM496 km308 miles268 nmEast E
MalakalMon 1:10 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSoutheast SE
WauMon 1:10 PM548 km340 miles296 nmSouth S
KhartoumMon 1:10 PM578 km359 miles312 nmNortheast NE
BiraoMon 11:10 AM638 km396 miles345 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéMon 11:10 AM801 km498 miles432 nmWest W
FadaMon 11:10 AM864 km537 miles467 nmNorthwest NW
YambioMon 1:10 PM894 km555 miles483 nmSouth S
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