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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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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 58' North
Longitude: 146° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.47 meters/second, 1654.1 km/hour, 1027.8 miles/hour or 893.1 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.13 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.13 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.0"1027.83 miwest0° 00' 55.5"1.06 minorth1027.81 mi
24 hours0° 03' 58.2"4.53 miwest0° 22' 07.1"25.34 minorth25.74 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 02' North
Longitude: 142° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.77 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.6"992.61 miwest0° 09' 55.9"11.38 minorth992.45 mi
24 hours11° 20' 50.1"775.27 mieast3° 42' 52.2"255.33 minorth811.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaWed 12:14 PM641 km399 miles346 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaipanWed 12:14 PM806 km501 miles435 nmNorth N
PalikirWed 1:14 PM1286 km799 miles694 nmEast E
MelekeokWed 11:14 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmWest W
JayapuraWed 11:14 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariWed 11:14 AM1697 km1054 miles916 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyWed 12:14 PM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmSouth S
HoniaraWed 1:14 PM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 2:14 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandWed 2:14 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmEast-northeast ENE
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