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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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 31' South
Longitude: 125° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.13 meters/second, 1642.1 km/hour, 1020.3 miles/hour or 886.6 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 minorth17.01 mi
1 hour15° 00' 04.5"1020.30 miwest0° 00' 54.3"1.04 minorth1020.33 mi
24 hours0° 01' 51.7"2.11 miwest0° 21' 48.0"24.97 minorth25.06 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 25' North
Longitude: 110° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.47 meters/second, 1524.5 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.79 miwest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"947.04 miwest0° 03' 40.3"4.21 misouth947.23 mi
24 hours11° 35' 49.5"756.73 mieast1° 53' 08.0"129.69 misouth771.93 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuaiThu 12:52 PM134 km83 miles72 nmNorth N
KupangThu 11:52 AM174 km108 miles94 nmWest-northwest WNW
SameThu 12:52 PM177 km110 miles95 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliThu 12:52 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauThu 12:52 PM270 km168 miles146 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeThu 11:52 AM422 km262 miles228 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinThu 1:22 PM659 km410 miles356 nmEast-southeast ESE
RabaThu 11:52 AM737 km458 miles398 nmWest-northwest WNW
KendariThu 11:52 AM778 km484 miles420 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AmbonThu 12:52 PM826 km513 miles446 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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