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Day and Night World Map

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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 04:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 15' North
Longitude: 116° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.24 meters/second, 1656.9 km/hour, 1029.5 miles/hour or 894.6 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' 05.9"4.69 miwest0° 22' 22.2"25.62 minorth26.05 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 43' North
Longitude: 90° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.15 meters/second, 1616.9 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' 30.8"1004.71 miwest0° 11' 23.6"13.05 minorth1004.77 mi
24 hours11° 20' 10.2"784.12 mieast4° 28' 15.9"307.23 minorth841.07 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluMon 12:14 PM156 km97 miles84 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bandar Seri BegawanMon 12:14 PM320 km199 miles173 nmSouthwest SW
Pekan TutongMon 12:14 PM352 km219 miles190 nmSouthwest SW
Kuala BelaitMon 12:14 PM401 km249 miles217 nmSouthwest SW
MiriMon 12:14 PM435 km270 miles235 nmSouthwest SW
Zamboanga CityMon 12:14 PM596 km370 miles322 nmEast E
BacolodMon 12:14 PM786 km488 miles424 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cebu CityMon 12:14 PM861 km535 miles465 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakatiMon 12:14 PM936 km582 miles505 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BalikpapanMon 12:14 PM940 km584 miles508 nmSouth S
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