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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 = Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 3:52:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 28' North, Longitude: 123° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.78 meters/second, 1669.6 km/hour, 1037.4 miles/hour or 901.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.29 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.29 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.4"1037.44 miWest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 miNorth1037.44 mi
24 hours0° 04' 32.8"5.24 miWest0° 23' 35.4"27.02 miNorth27.52 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 50' North, Longitude: 95° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.00 meters/second, 1598.4 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.55 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.0"993.06 miWest0° 10' 06.9"11.59 miSouth993.36 mi
24 hours11° 21' 43.9"776.65 miEast4° 15' 41.6"292.84 miSouth833.54 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GorontaloSun 11:52 AM118 km73 miles64 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoSun 11:52 AM140 km87 miles75 nmEast E
TernateSun 12:52 PM429 km267 miles232 nmEast E
SofifiSun 12:52 PM449 km279 miles243 nmEast E
PaluSun 11:52 AM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosSun 11:52 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KendariSun 11:52 AM613 km381 miles331 nmSouth S
Zamboanga CitySun 11:52 AM625 km388 miles338 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DavaoSun 11:52 AM660 km410 miles356 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MamujuSun 11:52 AM694 km431 miles375 nmSouthwest SW

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