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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 Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 52' North, Longitude: 132° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.62 meters/second, 1658.2 km/hour, 1030.4 miles/hour or 895.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.17 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.17 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.4"1030.34 miwest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 minorth1030.33 mi
24 hours0° 04' 09.9"4.77 miwest0° 22' 29.8"25.77 minorth26.20 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 03' South, Longitude: 93° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.1"1001.50 miwest0° 11' 22.9"13.03 minorth1001.70 mi
24 hours11° 30' 56.9"794.58 mieast4° 34' 32.7"314.40 minorth855.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokSun 12:14 PM293 km182 miles158 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavaoSun 11:14 AM711 km442 miles384 nmWest W
General SantosSun 11:14 AM765 km475 miles413 nmWest W
SofifiSun 12:14 PM840 km522 miles454 nmSouthwest SW
TernateSun 12:14 PM847 km526 miles457 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariSun 12:14 PM883 km549 miles477 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cebu CitySun 11:14 AM973 km605 miles526 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoSun 11:14 AM996 km619 miles538 nmSouthwest SW
GorontaloSun 11:14 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraSun 12:14 PM1416 km880 miles765 nmSoutheast SE
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