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

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Monday, September 16, 2013 at 3:10:00 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).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 36' North, Longitude: 131° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.47 meters/second, 1668.5 km/hour, 1036.8 miles/hour or 900.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.28 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth17.28 mi
1 hour15° 00' 13.4"1036.75 miWest0° 00' 57.7"1.10 miSouth1036.75 mi
24 hours0° 05' 22.2"6.18 miWest0° 23' 09.2"26.52 miSouth27.23 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 01' South, Longitude: 92° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.30 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.23 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 26' 45.7"973.58 miWest0° 09' 17.1"10.64 miNorth973.94 mi
24 hours13° 05' 10.4"881.96 miEast4° 02' 25.2"277.70 miNorth930.77 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SofifiMon 12:10 PM458 km285 miles247 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateMon 12:10 PM474 km294 miles256 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariMon 12:10 PM497 km309 miles268 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokMon 12:10 PM659 km409 miles356 nmNortheast NE
ManadoMon 11:10 AM722 km449 miles390 nmWest W
AmbonMon 12:10 PM775 km482 miles419 nmSouth-southwest SSW
General SantosMon 11:10 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoMon 11:10 AM795 km494 miles429 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloMon 11:10 AM938 km583 miles507 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraMon 12:10 PM1198 km744 miles647 nmEast-southeast ESE

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