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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 Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 03:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 56' South, Longitude: 125° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.33 meters/second, 1668.0 km/hour, 1036.4 miles/hour or 900.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.28 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.28 mi
1 hour15° 00' 12.2"1036.51 miwest0° 00' 58.1"1.11 misouth1036.51 mi
24 hours0° 04' 52.8"5.62 miwest0° 23' 15.7"26.64 misouth27.23 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 33' North, Longitude: 56° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.00 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 55.9"999.88 miwest0° 10' 42.1"12.26 minorth999.77 mi
24 hours10° 51' 10.5"745.88 mieast4° 05' 11.8"280.87 minorth793.57 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KendariSun 11:28 AM321 km200 miles173 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonSun 12:28 PM340 km211 miles184 nmEast-southeast ESE
GorontaloSun 11:28 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TernateSun 12:28 PM478 km297 miles258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SofifiSun 12:28 PM482 km300 miles260 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoSun 11:28 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth N
DiliSun 12:28 PM624 km387 miles337 nmSouth S
BaucauSun 12:28 PM627 km390 miles339 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PaluSun 11:28 AM637 km396 miles344 nmWest-northwest WNW
SameSun 12:28 PM673 km418 miles364 nmSouth S
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