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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

UTC time = Monday, April 8, 2013 at 3:04:00 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).

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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° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.26 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"1029.51 miWest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 miNorth1029.50 mi
24 hours0° 04' 06.1"4.69 miWest0° 22' 22.6"25.63 miNorth26.05 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° 43' 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' 29.6"1004.66 miWest0° 11' 24.4"13.06 miNorth1004.73 mi
24 hours11° 20' 28.6"784.45 miEast4° 28' 52.6"307.91 miNorth841.73 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 PM12 km8 miles7 nmNorth N
MelekeokMon 12:04 PM34 km21 miles18 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariMon 12:04 PM897 km557 miles484 nmSouth S
DavaoMon 11:04 AM979 km609 miles529 nmWest W
General SantosMon 11:04 AM1036 km644 miles559 nmWest W
ManadoMon 11:04 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraMon 12:04 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaMon 1:04 PM1320 km820 miles713 nmEast-northeast ENE
GorontaloMon 11:04 AM1468 km912 miles793 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonMon 11:04 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmWest-northwest WNW

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