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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

UTC time = Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:10:00 PM.

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

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

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 38' 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"1013.23 miWest0° 00' 49.4"0.94 miSouth1013.25 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° 35' South, Longitude: 11° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.66 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 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' 56.6"974.38 miWest0° 09' 57.0"11.40 miNorth974.76 mi
24 hours13° 21' 27.2"901.83 miEast4° 17' 23.0"294.83 miNorth955.12 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 PM1181 km734 miles638 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiTue 12:10 PM1332 km828 miles719 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 10:10 AM3062 km1903 miles1653 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayMon 11:10 AM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoTue 11:10 AM3244 km2016 miles1752 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 12:10 PM3327 km2068 miles1797 nmSouth S
ApiaTue 11:10 AM3662 km2275 miles1977 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 12:10 PM3834 km2383 miles2070 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 10:10 AM3976 km2471 miles2147 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiMon 11:10 AM4024 km2501 miles2173 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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