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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 04:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 07' South, Longitude: 121° 06' 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' 27.3"5.14 miwest0° 23' 42.1"27.15 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' North, Longitude: 143° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.03 meters/second, 1522.9 km/hour, 946.3 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"946.06 miwest0° 02' 51.8"3.28 misouth946.21 mi
24 hours11° 30' 53.3"750.43 mieast1° 33' 28.2"107.15 misouth761.53 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PaluWed 12:02 PM163 km101 miles88 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloWed 12:02 PM229 km142 miles124 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamujuWed 12:02 PM375 km233 miles203 nmSouthwest SW
SamarindaWed 12:02 PM442 km275 miles239 nmWest W
ManadoWed 12:02 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast-northeast ENE
KendariWed 12:02 PM455 km283 miles246 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BalikpapanWed 12:02 PM492 km306 miles265 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakassarWed 12:02 PM587 km365 miles317 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateWed 1:02 PM706 km439 miles381 nmEast E
SofifiWed 1:02 PM725 km450 miles391 nmEast E
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