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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 59' North
Longitude: 121° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.32 meters/second, 1668.0 km/hour, 1036.4 miles/hour or 900.6 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.27 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.27 mi
1 hour15° 00' 13.4"1036.49 miwest0° 00' 57.6"1.10 misouth1036.49 mi
24 hours0° 05' 21.8"6.18 miwest0° 23' 06.4"26.46 misouth27.17 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 13' South
Longitude: 116° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.57 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.98 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.13 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 46.4"958.55 miwest0° 07' 06.4"8.14 minorth958.87 mi
24 hours13° 30' 03.3"896.88 mieast3° 17' 30.4"226.33 minorth931.74 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GorontaloSun 11:50 AM351 km218 miles190 nmSoutheast SE
PaluSun 11:50 AM449 km279 miles242 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Zamboanga CitySun 11:50 AM449 km279 miles242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoSun 11:50 AM453 km282 miles245 nmEast-southeast ESE
SamarindaSun 11:50 AM580 km360 miles313 nmSouthwest SW
Kota KinabaluSun 11:50 AM643 km400 miles347 nmWest-northwest WNW
Marawi CitySun 11:50 AM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BalikpapanSun 11:50 AM662 km411 miles358 nmSouthwest SW
MamujuSun 11:50 AM670 km416 miles362 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoSun 11:50 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNortheast NE
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