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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 03:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 37' North, Longitude: 129° 08' 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 minorth1028.68 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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 03' North, Longitude: 113° 56' 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"1001.18 miwest0° 10' 52.9"12.46 minorth1001.12 mi
24 hours11° 17' 46.6"778.41 mieast4° 10' 27.5"286.87 minorth826.60 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 AM393 km244 miles212 nmWest W
General SantosTue 11:24 AM467 km290 miles252 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cagayan de OroTue 11:24 AM503 km313 miles272 nmWest-northwest WNW
Marawi CityTue 11:24 AM535 km333 miles289 nmWest W
MelekeokTue 12:24 PM607 km377 miles327 nmEast E
Cebu CityTue 11:24 AM647 km402 miles349 nmWest-northwest WNW
BacolodTue 11:24 AM757 km470 miles409 nmWest-northwest WNW
TernateTue 12:24 PM777 km483 miles420 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SofifiTue 12:24 PM779 km484 miles421 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoTue 11:24 AM827 km514 miles447 nmSouthwest SW
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