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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 03:04:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 36' North
Longitude: 134° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.87 meters/second, 1655.5 km/hour, 1028.7 miles/hour or 893.9 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.15 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.15 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.1"1028.71 miwest0° 00' 55.8"1.06 minorth1028.69 mi
24 hours0° 04' 02.2"4.61 miwest0° 22' 14.9"25.48 minorth25.90 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 59' North
Longitude: 118° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.69 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.2"1001.27 miwest0° 10' 53.5"12.47 minorth1001.21 mi
24 hours11° 17' 46.0"778.47 mieast4° 10' 47.5"287.25 minorth826.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KororTue 12:04 PM48 km30 miles26 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokTue 12:04 PM56 km35 miles30 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariTue 12:04 PM937 km582 miles506 nmSouth S
DavaoTue 11:04 AM942 km586 miles509 nmWest W
ManadoTue 11:04 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaTue 1:04 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 12:04 PM1338 km832 miles723 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GorontaloTue 11:04 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonTue 11:04 AM1629 km1012 miles879 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaTue 11:04 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmWest-northwest WNW
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