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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 = Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 1:44:00 AM.

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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).

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Position of the Sun

On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 46' North, Longitude: 154° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 454.23 meters/second, 1635.2 km/hour, 1016.1 miles/hour or 882.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.93 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.93 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.5"1015.95 miWest0° 00' 50.4"0.96 miSouth1015.98 mi
24 hours0° 03' 52.8"4.38 miWest0° 20' 14.6"23.19 miSouth23.60 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 52' South, Longitude: 14° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.19 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.67 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 28' 44.0"1000.27 miWest0° 12' 02.4"13.79 miNorth1000.45 mi
24 hours12° 19' 00.1"850.90 miEast4° 47' 10.0"328.84 miNorth912.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaThu 12:44 PM654 km406 miles353 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirThu 12:44 PM655 km407 miles353 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaThu 11:44 AM1102 km684 miles595 nmWest W
Wake IslandThu 1:44 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmNortheast NE
MajuroThu 1:44 PM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenThu 1:44 PM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraThu 10:44 AM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokThu 10:44 AM2257 km1403 miles1219 nmWest W
TarawaThu 1:44 PM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraThu 12:44 PM2414 km1500 miles1304 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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