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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 28' North
Longitude: 123° 18' 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"1037.51 miwest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 minorth1037.51 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 50' North
Longitude: 95° 54' 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"993.14 miwest0° 10' 06.9"11.59 misouth993.43 mi
24 hours11° 21' 44.4"776.72 mieast4° 15' 42.7"292.89 misouth833.61 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 AM106 km66 miles57 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoSun 11:52 AM171 km106 miles92 nmEast E
TernateSun 12:52 PM460 km286 miles248 nmEast E
PaluSun 11:52 AM463 km288 miles250 nmSouthwest SW
SofifiSun 12:52 PM480 km298 miles259 nmEast E
KendariSun 11:52 AM608 km378 miles328 nmSouth S
MamujuSun 11:52 AM671 km417 miles362 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoSun 11:52 AM671 km417 miles362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BalikpapanSun 11:52 AM780 km485 miles421 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonSun 12:52 PM787 km489 miles425 nmSoutheast SE
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