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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 = Friday, March 15, 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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 06' South, Longitude: 128° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.61 meters/second, 1669.0 km/hour, 1037.1 miles/hour or 901.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.28 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.28 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.4"1037.07 miWest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 miNorth1037.07 mi
24 hours0° 04' 13.3"4.86 miWest0° 23' 42.5"27.15 miNorth27.58 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 07' North, Longitude: 165° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.64 meters/second, 1568.3 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.24 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.4"974.30 miWest0° 07' 55.4"9.08 miNorth974.06 mi
24 hours11° 28' 34.4"769.92 miEast2° 48' 42.1"193.33 miNorth788.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AmbonFri 12:34 PM187 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SofifiFri 12:34 PM340 km212 miles184 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TernateFri 12:34 PM353 km219 miles191 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoFri 11:34 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariFri 12:34 PM607 km377 miles328 nmEast-northeast ENE
GorontaloFri 11:34 AM697 km433 miles376 nmWest-northwest WNW
KendariFri 11:34 AM722 km449 miles390 nmWest-southwest WSW
BaucauFri 12:34 PM748 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliFri 12:34 PM796 km494 miles430 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SameFri 12:34 PM837 km520 miles452 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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