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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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' North, Longitude: 146° 59' 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"1029.54 miwest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 minorth1029.53 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 Latitude: 0° 20' North, Longitude: 119° 49' 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"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.7"1004.66 miwest0° 11' 24.9"13.07 minorth1004.74 mi
24 hours11° 20' 42.2"784.73 mieast4° 29' 17.3"308.38 minorth842.24 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 PM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanMon 12:14 PM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth N
PalikirMon 1:14 PM1236 km768 miles668 nmEast E
JayapuraMon 11:14 AM1284 km798 miles694 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokMon 11:14 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmWest W
ManokwariMon 11:14 AM1690 km1050 miles913 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyMon 12:14 PM1844 km1146 miles995 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 1:14 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmSoutheast SE
YarenMon 2:14 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandMon 2:14 PM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmNortheast NE
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