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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 Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 03:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 41' South, Longitude: 126° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.61 meters/second, 1651.0 km/hour, 1025.9 miles/hour or 891.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.10 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.10 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.2"1025.89 miwest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 minorth1025.91 mi
24 hours0° 02' 36.1"2.97 miwest0° 22' 30.4"25.78 minorth25.95 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 57' North, Longitude: 51° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.57 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.1"1003.38 miwest0° 11' 28.3"13.14 misouth1003.55 mi
24 hours11° 30' 25.6"794.95 mieast4° 39' 29.0"320.07 misouth857.70 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauTue 12:46 PM24 km15 miles13 nmNorth N
SameTue 12:46 PM95 km59 miles51 nmWest-southwest WSW
DiliTue 12:46 PM97 km60 miles52 nmWest W
SuaiTue 12:46 PM149 km93 miles80 nmWest-southwest WSW
KupangTue 11:46 AM355 km221 miles192 nmWest-southwest WSW
EndeTue 11:46 AM527 km327 miles284 nmWest W
AmbonTue 12:46 PM583 km362 miles315 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinTue 1:16 PM638 km396 miles344 nmSoutheast SE
KendariTue 11:46 AM677 km421 miles366 nmNorthwest NW
RabaTue 11:46 AM848 km527 miles458 nmWest W
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