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Day and Night World Map

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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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 25' North
Longitude: 133° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 453.13 meters/second, 1631.3 km/hour, 1013.6 miles/hour or 880.8 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.90 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.90 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.9"1013.57 miwest0° 00' 49.5"0.94 misouth1013.59 mi
24 hours0° 03' 39.5"4.12 miwest0° 19' 52.7"22.77 misouth23.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 44' South
Longitude: 61° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.18 meters/second, 1573.9 km/hour, 977.9 miles/hour or 849.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 26' 14.0"977.87 miwest0° 10' 19.7"11.83 minorth978.24 mi
24 hours13° 14' 34.0"896.98 mieast4° 24' 21.8"302.84 minorth952.64 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokTue 12:10 PM569 km354 miles307 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoTue 11:10 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmSouthwest SW
Guam (Hagåtña)Tue 1:10 PM1272 km790 miles687 nmEast E
QuezonTue 11:10 AM1326 km824 miles716 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaTue 11:10 AM1330 km827 miles718 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariTue 12:10 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmSouth S
ManadoTue 11:10 AM1512 km940 miles817 nmSouthwest SW
GorontaloTue 11:10 AM1718 km1067 miles927 nmSouthwest SW
TaipeiTue 11:10 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraTue 12:10 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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