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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

UTC time = Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 3:52:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 Latitude: 10° 31' South, Longitude: 125° 25' 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"1020.23 miWest0° 00' 54.3"1.04 miNorth1020.26 mi
24 hours0° 01' 51.7"2.11 miWest0° 21' 47.9"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 Latitude: 19° 25' North, Longitude: 110° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.46 meters/second, 1524.5 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.1 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"946.97 miWest0° 03' 40.2"4.21 miSouth947.16 mi
24 hours11° 35' 49.6"756.68 miEast1° 53' 05.5"129.64 miSouth771.87 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
SameThu 12:52 PM169 km105 miles91 nmNorth N
KupangThu 11:52 AM204 km127 miles110 nmWest W
DiliThu 12:52 PM218 km135 miles117 nmNorth N
BaucauThu 12:52 PM254 km158 miles137 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeThu 11:52 AM452 km281 miles244 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinThu 1:22 PM631 km392 miles341 nmEast-southeast ESE
RabaThu 11:52 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-northwest WNW
KendariThu 11:52 AM790 km491 miles427 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AmbonThu 12:52 PM814 km506 miles440 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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