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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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 03:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 08' South, Longitude: 136° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.93 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.8 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' 11.0"1037.77 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.77 mi
24 hours0° 04' 27.2"5.14 miwest0° 23' 42.2"27.14 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 03:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 40' North, Longitude: 129° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.90 meters/second, 1522.4 km/hour, 946.0 miles/hour or 822.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.77 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.2"945.71 miwest0° 02' 46.2"3.18 misouth945.85 mi
24 hours11° 31' 08.4"750.43 mieast1° 31' 17.6"104.66 misouth761.12 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariWed 12:02 PM271 km168 miles146 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraWed 12:02 PM550 km341 miles297 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokWed 12:02 PM866 km538 miles468 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SofifiWed 12:02 PM987 km614 miles533 nmWest W
AmbonWed 12:02 PM994 km618 miles537 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateWed 12:02 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmWest W
ManadoWed 11:02 AM1298 km806 miles701 nmWest W
General SantosWed 11:02 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoWed 11:02 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloWed 11:02 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmWest W
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