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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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 31' South, Longitude: 121° 11' 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"1037.80 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.81 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° 28' 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"941.80 miwest0° 00' 38.0"0.73 misouth941.83 mi
24 hours11° 35' 59.2"752.71 mieast0° 40' 58.8"46.99 misouth755.81 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 PM152 km95 miles82 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloTue 12:02 PM239 km149 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamujuTue 12:02 PM349 km217 miles189 nmSouthwest SW
KendariTue 12:02 PM412 km256 miles222 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SamarindaTue 12:02 PM448 km279 miles242 nmWest W
ManadoTue 12:02 PM464 km288 miles250 nmEast-northeast ENE
BalikpapanTue 12:02 PM490 km305 miles265 nmWest W
MakassarTue 12:02 PM548 km341 miles296 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateTue 1:02 PM706 km439 miles381 nmEast-northeast ENE
SofifiTue 1:02 PM724 km450 miles391 nmEast E
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