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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 22:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 29' North, Longitude: 151° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 453.01 meters/second, 1630.8 km/hour, 1013.4 miles/hour or 880.6 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"1013.30 miwest0° 00' 49.4"0.94 misouth1013.32 mi
24 hours0° 03' 38.0"4.09 miwest0° 19' 50.2"22.73 misouth23.09 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 34' South, Longitude: 11° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.66 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.7"974.46 miwest0° 09' 57.2"11.40 minorth974.84 mi
24 hours13° 21' 25.6"901.87 mieast4° 17' 24.6"294.89 minorth955.18 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 12:10 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiTue 12:10 PM1318 km819 miles712 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 10:10 AM3034 km1886 miles1638 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayMon 11:10 AM3167 km1968 miles1710 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoTue 11:10 AM3226 km2005 miles1742 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 12:10 PM3330 km2069 miles1798 nmSouth S
ApiaTue 11:10 AM3643 km2264 miles1967 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 12:10 PM3827 km2378 miles2067 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 10:10 AM3949 km2454 miles2133 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiMon 11:10 AM4009 km2491 miles2164 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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