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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 03:04:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 58' North
Longitude: 134° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.46 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"1027.80 miwest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 minorth1027.78 mi
24 hours0° 03' 58.0"4.53 miwest0° 22' 06.8"25.33 minorth25.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 10' North
Longitude: 130° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.59 meters/second, 1596.9 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 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' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.2"992.22 miwest0° 09' 53.3"11.33 minorth992.05 mi
24 hours11° 21' 01.2"775.18 mieast3° 41' 41.5"253.98 minorth811.39 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokWed 12:04 PM81 km50 miles44 nmSoutheast SE
KororWed 12:04 PM84 km52 miles45 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoWed 11:04 AM938 km583 miles506 nmWest W
ManokwariWed 12:04 PM978 km607 miles528 nmSouth S
ManadoWed 11:04 AM1249 km776 miles674 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaWed 1:04 PM1318 km819 miles711 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraWed 12:04 PM1377 km856 miles743 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GorontaloWed 11:04 AM1472 km915 miles795 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonWed 11:04 AM1602 km995 miles865 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaWed 11:04 AM1603 km996 miles866 nmWest-northwest WNW
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