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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, April 3, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 21' North, Longitude: 126° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.92 meters/second, 1662.9 km/hour, 1033.3 miles/hour or 897.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.22 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.22 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.9"1033.26 miwest0° 00' 57.3"1.10 minorth1033.25 mi
24 hours0° 04' 22.4"5.02 miwest0° 22' 55.4"26.25 minorth26.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' South, Longitude: 38° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.21 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.78 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 25' 43.8"946.45 miwest0° 05' 10.2"5.93 minorth946.71 mi
24 hours13° 26' 36.5"881.85 mieast2° 33' 57.6"176.46 minorth905.49 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
General SantosWed 11:36 AM202 km126 miles109 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoWed 11:36 AM234 km145 miles126 nmNorthwest NW
Marawi CityWed 11:36 AM406 km253 miles219 nmNorthwest NW
Cagayan de OroWed 11:36 AM423 km263 miles228 nmNorthwest NW
ManadoWed 11:36 AM481 km299 miles259 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateWed 12:36 PM506 km315 miles273 nmSouth S
SofifiWed 12:36 PM516 km320 miles278 nmSouth S
Zamboanga CityWed 11:36 AM554 km344 miles299 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cebu CityWed 11:36 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GorontaloWed 11:36 AM677 km421 miles366 nmSouthwest SW
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