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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

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 13' North
Longitude: 146° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.27 meters/second, 1657.0 km/hour, 1029.6 miles/hour or 894.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.16 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.16 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.2"1029.61 miwest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 minorth1029.60 mi
24 hours0° 04' 06.3"4.70 miwest0° 22' 22.8"25.63 minorth26.06 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 21' North
Longitude: 119° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.16 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.7"1004.73 miwest0° 11' 24.9"13.07 minorth1004.81 mi
24 hours11° 20' 41.8"784.78 mieast4° 29' 16.8"308.39 minorth842.28 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaMon 12:14 PM724 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanMon 12:14 PM889 km552 miles480 nmNorth N
PalikirMon 1:14 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmEast E
JayapuraMon 11:14 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokMon 11:14 AM1334 km829 miles720 nmWest W
ManokwariMon 11:14 AM1664 km1034 miles899 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyMon 12:14 PM1844 km1146 miles996 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 1:14 PM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmSoutheast SE
YarenMon 2:14 PM2403 km1493 miles1297 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManadoMon 10:14 AM2507 km1558 miles1354 nmWest-southwest WSW
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