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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 03:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 59' North
Longitude: 131° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.46 meters/second, 1654.0 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"1027.79 miwest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 minorth1027.77 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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 11' North
Longitude: 127° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.56 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 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"992.14 miwest0° 09' 52.7"11.32 minorth991.98 mi
24 hours11° 21' 03.4"775.16 mieast3° 41' 27.3"253.71 minorth811.28 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokWed 12:14 PM342 km212 miles185 nmEast E
DavaoWed 11:14 AM664 km413 miles359 nmWest W
Cebu CityWed 11:14 AM880 km547 miles475 nmWest-northwest WNW
SofifiWed 12:14 PM915 km569 miles494 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateWed 12:14 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BacolodWed 11:14 AM990 km615 miles534 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariWed 12:14 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoWed 11:14 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmSouthwest SW
GorontaloWed 11:14 AM1252 km778 miles676 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonWed 11:14 AM1366 km849 miles738 nmNorthwest NW
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