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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 = Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:02:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 31' South, Longitude: 121° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.91 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.9"1037.73 miWest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 miNorth1037.73 mi
24 hours0° 04' 25.2"5.09 miWest0° 23' 42.9"27.16 miNorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' North, Longitude: 155° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.13 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.70 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.7"941.73 miWest0° 00' 37.9"0.72 miSouth941.76 mi
24 hours11° 35' 59.4"752.66 miEast0° 40' 56.3"46.93 miSouth755.75 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PaluTue 12:02 PM182 km113 miles99 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloTue 12:02 PM213 km132 miles115 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamujuTue 12:02 PM373 km231 miles201 nmSouthwest SW
KendariTue 12:02 PM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoTue 12:02 PM437 km271 miles236 nmEast-northeast ENE
SamarindaTue 12:02 PM481 km299 miles260 nmWest W
BalikpapanTue 12:02 PM518 km322 miles280 nmWest W
MakassarTue 12:02 PM560 km348 miles302 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateTue 1:02 PM675 km419 miles364 nmEast-northeast ENE
SofifiTue 1:02 PM693 km431 miles374 nmEast-northeast ENE

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