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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.87 meters/second, 1630.3 km/hour, 1013.0 miles/hour or 880.3 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"1012.90 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 of the movement is currently 433.80 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint George'sMon 12:10 PM59 km36 miles32 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KingstownMon 12:10 PM78 km48 miles42 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vieux FortMon 12:10 PM147 km91 miles79 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CastriesMon 12:10 PM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ScarboroughMon 12:10 PM180 km112 miles97 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port of SpainMon 12:10 PM212 km132 miles114 nmSouth S
BridgetownMon 12:10 PM224 km139 miles121 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChaguanasMon 12:10 PM228 km141 miles123 nmSouth S
Fort-de-FranceMon 12:10 PM233 km145 miles126 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FernandoMon 12:10 PM253 km157 miles137 nmSouth S
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