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Day and Night World Map

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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 10:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 39' North
Longitude: 25° 37' 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"1012.66 miwest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 misouth1012.69 mi
24 hours0° 03' 34.5"4.02 miwest0° 19' 44.4"22.62 misouth22.97 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 26' South
Longitude: 178° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.98 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 17.8"966.20 miwest0° 08' 55.2"10.22 minorth966.57 mi
24 hours13° 37' 36.0"912.95 mieast3° 57' 23.9"272.00 minorth959.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WauMon 1:20 PM606 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalakalMon 1:20 PM745 km463 miles402 nmEast-southeast ESE
KhartoumMon 1:20 PM815 km506 miles440 nmEast-northeast ENE
SarhMon 11:20 AM881 km547 miles475 nmWest-southwest WSW
JubaMon 1:20 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaMon 11:20 AM1151 km715 miles621 nmWest W
BanguiMon 11:20 AM1201 km746 miles649 nmSouthwest SW
AsmaraMon 1:20 PM1468 km912 miles793 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addis AbabaMon 1:20 PM1490 km926 miles805 nmEast-southeast ESE
KampalaMon 1:20 PM1565 km972 miles845 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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