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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 Monday, April 1, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 34' North, Longitude: 142° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.47 meters/second, 1664.9 km/hour, 1034.5 miles/hour or 899.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.24 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.24 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.2"1034.56 miwest0° 00' 57.9"1.10 minorth1034.55 mi
24 hours0° 04' 27.1"5.12 miwest0° 23' 06.2"26.46 minorth26.95 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 1, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' South, Longitude: 24° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.34 meters/second, 1506.0 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.60 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 24' 17.7"935.58 miwest0° 01' 13.8"1.41 misouth935.52 mi
24 hours14° 14' 11.8"924.65 mieast0° 08' 16.2"9.48 minorth925.11 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraMon 11:34 AM803 km499 miles433 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokMon 11:34 AM900 km559 miles486 nmWest-northwest WNW
HagåtñaMon 12:34 PM1025 km637 miles553 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariMon 11:34 AM1086 km675 miles587 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyMon 12:34 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirMon 1:34 PM1787 km1110 miles965 nmEast E
DavaoMon 10:34 AM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmWest W
General SantosMon 10:34 AM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmWest W
ManadoMon 10:34 AM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmWest W
DarwinMon 12:04 PM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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