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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 52' North
Longitude: 131° 46' 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"1030.41 miwest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 minorth1030.40 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 02' South
Longitude: 93° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 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"1001.57 miwest0° 11' 22.9"13.03 minorth1001.77 mi
24 hours11° 30' 56.2"794.62 mieast4° 34' 32.7"314.42 minorth855.86 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 PM323 km201 miles175 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavaoSun 11:14 AM681 km423 miles368 nmWest W
SofifiSun 12:14 PM822 km511 miles444 nmSouthwest SW
TernateSun 12:14 PM828 km515 miles447 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariSun 12:14 PM891 km554 miles481 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cebu CitySun 11:14 AM945 km587 miles510 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoSun 11:14 AM972 km604 miles525 nmSouthwest SW
GorontaloSun 11:14 AM1193 km741 miles644 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraSun 12:14 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmSoutheast SE
ManilaSun 11:14 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmNorthwest NW
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