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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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 41' South, Longitude: 133° 44' 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"1035.68 miwest0° 00' 58.9"1.13 minorth1035.69 mi
24 hours0° 03' 57.1"4.55 miwest0° 23' 35.7"27.02 minorth27.41 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: 123° 54' 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"1002.44 miwest0° 11' 47.0"13.49 minorth1002.61 mi
24 hours11° 40' 26.9"806.64 mieast4° 41' 41.0"322.59 minorth869.39 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 PM313 km195 miles169 nmNorth N
AmbonMon 12:14 PM617 km384 miles333 nmWest W
JayapuraMon 12:14 PM785 km488 miles424 nmEast E
SofifiMon 12:14 PM843 km524 miles455 nmNorthwest NW
TernateMon 12:14 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauMon 12:14 PM964 km599 miles521 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinMon 12:44 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliMon 12:14 PM1052 km653 miles568 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoMon 11:14 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokMon 12:14 PM1240 km771 miles670 nmNorth N
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