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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 03:04:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 14' North, Longitude: 134° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.25 meters/second, 1656.9 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"1029.59 miwest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 minorth1029.57 mi
24 hours0° 04' 06.1"4.69 miwest0° 22' 22.6"25.63 minorth26.06 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' North, Longitude: 107° 27' 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' 29.6"1004.73 miwest0° 11' 24.4"13.06 minorth1004.80 mi
24 hours11° 20' 28.2"784.50 mieast4° 28' 52.1"307.92 minorth841.78 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KororMon 12:04 PM33 km21 miles18 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokMon 12:04 PM56 km35 miles30 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariMon 12:04 PM896 km556 miles484 nmSouth S
DavaoMon 11:04 AM949 km589 miles512 nmWest W
General SantosMon 11:04 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest W
ManadoMon 11:04 AM1217 km756 miles657 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraMon 12:04 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaMon 1:04 PM1346 km836 miles727 nmEast-northeast ENE
GorontaloMon 11:04 AM1441 km896 miles778 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonMon 11:04 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmWest-northwest WNW
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