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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 3:24:00 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 03:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 14' North, Longitude: 129° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.25 meters/second, 1656.9 km/hour, 1029.5 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"1029.50 miWest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 miNorth1029.49 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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 34' North, Longitude: 102° 52' 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' 30.1"1004.66 miWest0° 11' 24.2"13.06 miNorth1004.72 mi
24 hours11° 20' 23.2"784.34 miEast4° 28' 42.4"307.71 miNorth841.53 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavaoMon 11:24 AM427 km266 miles231 nmWest W
General SantosMon 11:24 AM492 km306 miles266 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cagayan de OroMon 11:24 AM550 km342 miles297 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokMon 12:24 PM569 km354 miles307 nmEast E
Marawi CityMon 11:24 AM578 km359 miles312 nmWest W
Cebu CityMon 11:24 AM702 km436 miles379 nmWest-northwest WNW
SofifiMon 12:24 PM749 km466 miles405 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateMon 12:24 PM750 km466 miles405 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BacolodMon 11:24 AM810 km503 miles437 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoMon 11:24 AM818 km508 miles442 nmSouthwest SW

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