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Day and Night World Map

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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 Sunday, April 4, 2010 at 03:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 37' North
Longitude: 135° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.71 meters/second, 1662.2 km/hour, 1032.8 miles/hour or 897.5 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.21 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.21 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.8"1032.87 miwest0° 00' 57.1"1.09 minorth1032.85 mi
24 hours0° 04' 21.3"5.00 miwest0° 22' 51.1"26.17 minorth26.65 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, April 4, 2010 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 25° 19' South
Longitude: 19° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 404.32 meters/second, 1455.6 km/hour, 904.4 miles/hour or 785.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"15.08 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 misouth15.08 mi
1 hour14° 27' 19.2"904.09 miwest0° 00' 15.9"0.30 misouth904.07 mi
24 hours12° 51' 06.2"803.88 mieast0° 30' 54.8"35.47 minorth806.35 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KororSun 12:00 Noon222 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSun 12:00 Noon230 km143 miles124 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariSun 12:00 Noon735 km456 miles397 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraSun 12:00 Noon1071 km666 miles578 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoSun 11:00 AM1106 km688 miles597 nmWest W
General SantosSun 11:00 AM1146 km712 miles619 nmWest W
ManadoSun 11:00 AM1270 km789 miles686 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaSun 1:00 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmNortheast NE
GorontaloSun 11:00 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonSun 11:00 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmWest-northwest WNW
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