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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 16:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 34' North, Longitude: 61° 37' West

The ground speed is currently 452.87 meters/second, 1630.3 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"1012.90 miWest0° 00' 49.2"0.94 miSouth1012.93 mi
24 hours0° 03' 36.2"4.06 miWest0° 19' 47.3"22.67 miSouth23.03 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 33' South, Longitude: 97° 53' East

The ground speed is currently 433.80 meters/second, 1561.7 kilometres/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 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' 25.5"16.17 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miNorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 25' 36.5"970.20 miWest0° 09' 27.0"10.83 miNorth970.58 mi
24 hours13° 29' 41.7"907.55 miEast4° 07' 51.0"283.94 miNorth957.66 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
Saint George'sMon 12:10 PM59 km36 miles32 nm SSW
KingstownMon 12:10 PM78 km48 miles42 nm NNE
Vieux FortMon 12:10 PM147 km91 miles79 nm NNE
CastriesMon 12:10 PM173 km108 miles94 nm NNE
ScarboroughMon 12:10 PM180 km112 miles97 nm SSE
Port of SpainMon 12:10 PM212 km132 miles114 nm S
BridgetownMon 12:10 PM224 km139 miles121 nm ENE
ChaguanasMon 12:10 PM228 km141 miles123 nm S
Fort-de-FranceMon 12:10 PM233 km145 miles126 nm NNE
San FernandoMon 12:10 PM253 km157 miles137 nm S