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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 39' South
Longitude: 129° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.81 meters/second, 1622.9 km/hour, 1008.4 miles/hour or 876.3 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.81 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.81 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.4"1008.33 miwest0° 00' 50.0"0.95 minorth1008.36 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.4"0.29 miwest0° 20' 06.2"23.03 minorth23.04 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 48' South
Longitude: 150° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 37.2"1003.66 miwest0° 11' 59.0"13.72 minorth1003.78 mi
24 hours11° 35' 29.6"801.78 mieast4° 42' 21.6"323.37 minorth864.12 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinTue 1:04 PM175 km109 miles95 nmNortheast NE
SameTue 12:34 PM684 km425 miles369 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiTue 12:34 PM688 km428 miles372 nmNorthwest NW
DiliTue 12:34 PM727 km452 miles393 nmNorthwest NW
KupangTue 11:34 AM778 km483 miles420 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsTue 1:04 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KendariTue 11:34 AM1335 km829 miles721 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarTue 11:34 AM1477 km918 miles797 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariTue 12:34 PM1491 km927 miles805 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarTue 11:34 AM1681 km1045 miles908 nmWest-northwest WNW
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