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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 = Tuesday, April 9, 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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 03:04:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 36' North, Longitude: 134° 25' 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"17.14 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.14 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.1"1028.64 miWest0° 00' 55.8"1.06 miNorth1028.62 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 Latitude: 4° 59' North, Longitude: 119° 03' 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"1001.21 miWest0° 10' 53.6"12.47 miNorth1001.15 mi
24 hours11° 17' 46.0"778.42 miEast4° 10' 48.5"287.25 miNorth826.77 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokTue 12:04 PM26 km16 miles14 nmEast-southeast ESE
KororTue 12:04 PM30 km19 miles16 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariTue 12:04 PM937 km582 miles506 nmSouth S
DavaoTue 11:04 AM973 km605 miles525 nmWest W
General SantosTue 11:04 AM1034 km642 miles558 nmWest W
ManadoTue 11:04 AM1259 km782 miles680 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaTue 1:04 PM1305 km811 miles704 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 12:04 PM1322 km821 miles714 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GorontaloTue 11:04 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonTue 11:04 AM1655 km1029 miles894 nmWest-northwest WNW

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