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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° 28' 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"17.01 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.01 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.6"1020.78 miwest0° 00' 52.2"1.00 misouth1020.80 mi
24 hours0° 04' 17.3"4.86 miwest0° 20' 56.7"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: 19° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.25 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"973.42 miwest0° 07' 38.0"8.75 minorth973.19 mi
24 hours11° 41' 59.7"784.82 mieast2° 40' 39.4"184.11 minorth801.35 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 PM178 km111 miles96 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokMon 11:44 AM621 km386 miles335 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaMon 12:44 PM669 km416 miles361 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaipanMon 12:44 PM865 km538 miles467 nmNortheast NE
ManokwariMon 11:44 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraMon 11:44 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmSouth S
DavaoMon 10:44 AM1568 km974 miles847 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosMon 10:44 AM1644 km1022 miles888 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoMon 10:44 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaMon 10:44 AM2060 km1280 miles1113 nmWest-northwest WNW
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