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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 3:24:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 37' North, Longitude: 129° 25' 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"17.14 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.14 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.1"1028.63 miWest0° 00' 55.8"1.06 miNorth1028.61 mi
24 hours0° 04' 02.2"4.61 miWest0° 22' 14.8"25.48 miNorth25.89 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 02' North, Longitude: 114° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.58 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 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' 45.4"1001.12 miWest0° 10' 52.9"12.46 miNorth1001.05 mi
24 hours11° 17' 46.6"778.36 miEast4° 10' 28.6"286.87 miNorth826.55 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavaoTue 11:24 AM423 km263 miles229 nmWest W
General SantosTue 11:24 AM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cagayan de OroTue 11:24 AM533 km331 miles288 nmWest W
Marawi CityTue 11:24 AM566 km352 miles306 nmWest W
MelekeokTue 12:24 PM576 km358 miles311 nmEast E
Cebu CityTue 11:24 AM676 km420 miles365 nmWest-northwest WNW
BacolodTue 11:24 AM784 km487 miles423 nmWest-northwest WNW
SofifiTue 12:24 PM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateTue 12:24 PM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoTue 11:24 AM845 km525 miles457 nmSouthwest SW

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