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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° 53' 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"16.89 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.89 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.8"1012.97 miwest0° 00' 49.2"0.94 misouth1013.00 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° 32' South, Longitude: 97° 37' 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' 36.6"970.28 miwest0° 09' 27.2"10.83 minorth970.66 mi
24 hours13° 29' 40.3"907.60 mieast4° 07' 53.0"283.99 minorth957.72 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-southeast SSE
KingstownMon 12:10 PM97 km60 miles53 nmNortheast NE
Vieux FortMon 12:10 PM164 km102 miles88 nmNortheast NE
CastriesMon 12:10 PM188 km117 miles102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ScarboroughMon 12:10 PM198 km123 miles107 nmSoutheast SE
Port of SpainMon 12:10 PM216 km134 miles116 nmSouth S
ChaguanasMon 12:10 PM232 km144 miles125 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Fort-de-FranceMon 12:10 PM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BridgetownMon 12:10 PM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-northeast ENE
San FernandoMon 12:10 PM257 km160 miles139 nmSouth S
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