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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 03:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 07' South, Longitude: 123° 36' 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"1037.84 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.85 mi
24 hours0° 04' 27.2"5.14 miwest0° 23' 42.1"27.15 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 141° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.00 meters/second, 1522.8 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.3 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' 05.7"946.01 miwest0° 02' 50.9"3.27 misouth946.16 mi
24 hours11° 30' 55.7"750.44 mieast1° 33' 06.8"106.75 misouth761.47 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GorontaloWed 11:52 AM94 km59 miles51 nmNorthwest NW
ManadoWed 11:52 AM225 km140 miles121 nmNortheast NE
PaluWed 11:52 AM425 km264 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateWed 12:52 PM433 km269 miles234 nmEast-northeast ENE
KendariWed 11:52 AM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SofifiWed 12:52 PM450 km280 miles243 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamujuWed 11:52 AM596 km370 miles322 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonWed 12:52 PM645 km401 miles348 nmSoutheast SE
General SantosWed 11:52 AM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakassarWed 11:52 AM725 km450 miles391 nmSouthwest SW
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