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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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 36' North, Longitude: 131° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.86 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"1028.70 miwest0° 00' 55.8"1.06 minorth1028.69 mi
24 hours0° 04' 02.2"4.61 miwest0° 22' 14.8"25.48 minorth25.90 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 01' North, Longitude: 116° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.60 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"1001.23 miwest0° 10' 53.2"12.47 minorth1001.17 mi
24 hours11° 17' 46.2"778.44 mieast4° 10' 37.4"287.06 minorth826.71 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokTue 12:14 PM331 km205 miles179 nmEast E
DavaoTue 11:14 AM667 km414 miles360 nmWest W
General SantosTue 11:14 AM732 km455 miles395 nmWest-southwest WSW
SofifiTue 12:14 PM884 km549 miles477 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateTue 12:14 PM888 km552 miles479 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cebu CityTue 11:14 AM900 km559 miles486 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariTue 12:14 PM975 km606 miles527 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BacolodTue 11:14 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoTue 11:14 AM1012 km629 miles547 nmSouthwest SW
GorontaloTue 11:14 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmSouthwest SW
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