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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 35' North, Longitude: 46° 37' West

The ground speed is currently 452.85 meters/second, 1630.2 kilometres/hour, 1013.0 miles/hour or 880.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1012.85 miWest0° 00' 49.2"0.94 miSouth1012.88 mi
24 hours0° 03' 35.9"4.05 miWest0° 19' 46.8"22.66 miSouth23.02 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 42' South, Longitude: 112° 19' East

The ground speed is currently 433.48 meters/second, 1560.5 kilometres/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.16 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.2"969.50 miWest0° 09' 21.8"10.73 miNorth969.88 mi
24 hours13° 31' 03.8"908.48 miEast4° 06' 08.3"281.98 miNorth958.03 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 12:10 PM1054 km655 miles569 nm SW
ParamariboMon 12:10 PM1201 km746 miles648 nm SW
BridgetownMon 11:10 AM1413 km878 miles763 nm W
GeorgetownMon 11:10 AM1419 km882 miles766 nm WSW
BelémMon 12:10 PM1565 km972 miles845 nm S
CastriesMon 11:10 AM1566 km973 miles846 nm W
Fort-de-FranceMon 11:10 AM1581 km982 miles854 nm W
KingstownMon 11:10 AM1588 km987 miles857 nm W
RoseauMon 11:10 AM1625 km1010 miles877 nm WNW
Port of SpainMon 11:10 AM1639 km1018 miles885 nm W