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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 11, 2013 at 3:14:00 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 11, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 41' South, Longitude: 134° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.97 meters/second, 1666.7 km/hour, 1035.6 miles/hour or 899.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.26 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.26 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.7"1035.61 miWest0° 00' 58.9"1.12 miNorth1035.62 mi
24 hours0° 03' 57.1"4.55 miWest0° 23' 35.7"27.02 miNorth27.40 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 45' South, Longitude: 124° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 28.4"1002.36 miWest0° 11' 47.0"13.49 miNorth1002.54 mi
24 hours11° 40' 27.6"806.59 miEast4° 41' 41.3"322.57 miNorth869.34 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariMon 12:14 PM311 km193 miles168 nmNorth N
AmbonMon 12:14 PM648 km403 miles350 nmWest W
JayapuraMon 12:14 PM754 km469 miles407 nmEast E
SofifiMon 12:14 PM869 km540 miles469 nmNorthwest NW
TernateMon 12:14 PM888 km552 miles479 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauMon 12:14 PM990 km615 miles535 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinMon 12:44 PM1032 km641 miles557 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliMon 12:14 PM1078 km670 miles582 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoMon 11:14 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokMon 12:14 PM1238 km769 miles669 nmNorth N

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