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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 03:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 14' North, Longitude: 131° 42' 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"1029.58 miwest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 minorth1029.56 mi
24 hours0° 04' 06.1"4.69 miwest0° 22' 22.5"25.63 minorth26.05 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 32' North, Longitude: 105° 01' 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' 29.9"1004.73 miwest0° 11' 24.3"13.06 minorth1004.80 mi
24 hours11° 20' 25.5"784.45 mieast4° 28' 47.0"307.82 minorth841.67 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokMon 12:14 PM324 km202 miles175 nmEast E
DavaoMon 11:14 AM672 km418 miles363 nmWest W
General SantosMon 11:14 AM732 km455 miles395 nmWest W
SofifiMon 12:14 PM853 km530 miles460 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateMon 12:14 PM858 km533 miles463 nmSouthwest SW
Cebu CityMon 11:14 AM922 km573 miles498 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariMon 12:14 PM933 km580 miles504 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoMon 11:14 AM991 km616 miles535 nmSouthwest SW
GorontaloMon 11:14 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaMon 11:14 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorthwest NW
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