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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 26, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 23' North, Longitude: 139° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.37 meters/second, 1642.9 km/hour, 1020.9 miles/hour or 887.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.02 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.02 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.6"1020.85 miwest0° 00' 52.2"1.00 misouth1020.87 mi
24 hours0° 04' 17.3"4.87 miwest0° 20' 56.8"23.99 misouth24.48 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 26, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 09' North, Longitude: 18° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.24 meters/second, 1566.9 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.23 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.4"973.48 miwest0° 07' 37.9"8.75 minorth973.25 mi
24 hours11° 41' 59.7"784.87 mieast2° 40' 37.2"184.08 minorth801.39 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ColoniaMon 12:44 PM153 km95 miles83 nmSouthwest SW
MelekeokMon 11:44 AM595 km370 miles321 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaMon 12:44 PM696 km432 miles376 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaipanMon 12:44 PM889 km552 miles480 nmNortheast NE
ManokwariMon 11:44 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraMon 11:44 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmSouth S
DavaoMon 10:44 AM1538 km956 miles831 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosMon 10:44 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoMon 10:44 AM1868 km1160 miles1008 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 10:44 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmWest-northwest WNW
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