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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 = Monday, March 4, 2013 at 3:34:00 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 Monday, March 4, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 24' South, Longitude: 129° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.03 meters/second, 1659.7 km/hour, 1031.3 miles/hour or 896.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.19 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.19 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.1"1031.25 miWest0° 00' 57.7"1.10 miNorth1031.27 mi
24 hours0° 03' 19.5"3.81 miWest0° 23' 08.7"26.51 miNorth26.78 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 4, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' South, Longitude: 26° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.16 meters/second, 1512.6 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.66 miWest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 miSouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.6"939.56 miWest0° 03' 31.9"4.05 miSouth939.40 mi
24 hours14° 01' 57.2"914.32 miEast0° 48' 38.8"55.77 miSouth913.69 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AmbonMon 12:34 PM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauMon 12:34 PM401 km249 miles216 nmSouthwest SW
DiliMon 12:34 PM488 km303 miles264 nmWest-southwest WSW
SameMon 12:34 PM507 km315 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
SuaiMon 12:34 PM563 km350 miles304 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinMon 1:04 PM688 km428 miles372 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KupangMon 11:34 AM767 km477 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariMon 12:34 PM799 km496 miles431 nmNortheast NE
KendariMon 11:34 AM812 km505 miles438 nmWest-northwest WNW
SofifiMon 12:34 PM817 km507 miles441 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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