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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 = Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 8:54:00 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).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 20:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 28' North, Longitude: 133° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.25 meters/second, 1642.5 km/hour, 1020.6 miles/hour or 886.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.01 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miSouth17.01 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.6"1020.50 miWest0° 00' 52.0"0.99 miSouth1020.52 mi
24 hours0° 04' 16.0"4.84 miWest0° 20' 54.4"23.95 miSouth24.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 20:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 23' North, Longitude: 103° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.66 meters/second, 1572.0 km/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.28 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.5"976.60 miWest0° 08' 05.3"9.27 miNorth976.37 mi
24 hours11° 42' 06.6"787.53 miEast2° 52' 08.6"197.26 miNorth806.99 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 10:54 AM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 10:54 AM2913 km1810 miles1573 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los Angeles *Sun 1:54 PM3014 km1873 miles1627 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 1:54 PM3085 km1917 miles1666 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Sun 1:54 PM3205 km1992 miles1731 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixSun 1:54 PM3324 km2066 miles1795 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Sun 1:54 PM3365 km2091 miles1817 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSun 10:54 AM3592 km2232 miles1940 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico City *Sun 3:54 PM3769 km2342 miles2035 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSun 12:54 PM3944 km2451 miles2130 nmSouth S

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