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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Wednesday, April 10, 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' North, Longitude: 129° 20' East

The ground speed is currently 459.46 meters/second, 1654.0 kilometres/hour, 1027.8 miles/hour or 893.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1027.71 miWest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 miNorth1027.70 mi
24 hours0° 03' 58.0"4.53 miWest0° 22' 06.7"25.33 miNorth25.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 13' North, Longitude: 125° 30' East

The ground speed is currently 443.53 meters/second, 1596.7 kilometres/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.53 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.1"992.00 miWest0° 09' 52.4"11.31 miNorth991.84 mi
24 hours11° 21' 05.4"775.09 miEast3° 41' 14.8"253.45 miNorth811.13 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavaoWed 11:24 AM424 km263 miles229 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosWed 11:24 AM505 km314 miles272 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cagayan de OroWed 11:24 AM520 km323 miles281 nmWest W
Marawi CityWed 11:24 AM557 km346 miles301 nmWest W
KororWed 12:24 PM571 km355 miles308 nmEast E
MelekeokWed 12:24 PM585 km364 miles316 nmEast E
Cebu CityWed 11:24 AM652 km405 miles352 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zamboanga CityWed 11:24 AM811 km504 miles438 nmWest W
SofifiWed 12:24 PM825 km512 miles445 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateWed 12:24 PM825 km512 miles445 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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