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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 10:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at 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 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
Al-FashirMon 1:20 PM112 km70 miles61 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al-UbayyidMon 1:20 PM502 km312 miles271 nmEast E
WauMon 1:20 PM606 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalakalMon 1:20 PM745 km463 miles402 nmEast-southeast ESE
KostiMon 1:20 PM766 km476 miles414 nmEast E
KhartoumMon 1:20 PM815 km506 miles440 nmEast-northeast ENE
SarhMon 11:20 AM881 km547 miles475 nmWest-southwest WSW
YambioMon 1:20 PM943 km586 miles509 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JubaMon 1:20 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaMon 11:20 AM1151 km715 miles621 nmWest W
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