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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 Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 03:08:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 21' South, Longitude: 128° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 454.87 meters/second, 1637.5 km/hour, 1017.5 miles/hour or 884.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.96 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth16.96 mi
1 hour15° 00' 05.3"1017.48 miwest0° 00' 52.6"1.01 misouth1017.46 mi
24 hours0° 02' 01.8"2.30 miwest0° 20' 58.6"24.03 misouth24.14 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 55' South, Longitude: 120° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.22 meters/second, 1602.8 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.60 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.0"995.87 miwest0° 09' 04.4"10.39 misouth995.74 mi
24 hours11° 23' 51.8"780.96 mieast3° 27' 40.5"237.90 misouth812.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinThu 12:38 PM253 km157 miles136 nmEast-southeast ESE
BaucauThu 12:08 PM411 km255 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
SameThu 12:08 PM433 km269 miles234 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiThu 12:08 PM450 km280 miles243 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliThu 12:08 PM471 km292 miles254 nmNorthwest NW
KupangThu 11:08 AM588 km365 miles317 nmWest-northwest WNW
EndeThu 11:08 AM831 km516 miles449 nmWest-northwest WNW
AmbonThu 12:08 PM849 km527 miles458 nmNorth N
KendariThu 11:08 AM1070 km665 miles578 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarThu 11:08 AM1242 km772 miles671 nmWest-northwest WNW
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