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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 3:14:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 is currently 460.62 meters/second, 1658.2 kilometres/hour, 1030.4 miles/hour or 895.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 kilometres/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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 Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KororSun 12:14 PM274 km170 miles148 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokSun 12:14 PM293 km182 miles158 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavaoSun 11:14 AM711 km442 miles384 nmWest W
ColoniaSun 1:14 PM731 km454 miles395 nmEast-northeast ENE
General SantosSun 11:14 AM765 km475 miles413 nmWest W
SofifiSun 12:14 PM840 km522 miles454 nmSouthwest SW
TernateSun 12:14 PM848 km527 miles458 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariSun 12:14 PM883 km549 miles477 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cebu CitySun 11:14 AM975 km606 miles527 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoSun 11:14 AM996 km619 miles538 nmSouthwest SW

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