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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 36' North
Longitude: 130° 57' 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"1036.82 miwest0° 00' 57.7"1.10 misouth1036.82 mi
24 hours0° 05' 22.2"6.19 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 01' South
Longitude: 92° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.31 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.8 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"973.66 miwest0° 09' 17.3"10.64 minorth974.02 mi
24 hours13° 05' 09.2"882.01 mieast4° 02' 27.0"277.76 minorth930.84 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 PM431 km268 miles233 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateMon 12:10 PM445 km276 miles240 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariMon 12:10 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokMon 12:10 PM677 km421 miles365 nmNortheast NE
ManadoMon 11:10 AM692 km430 miles373 nmWest W
AmbonMon 12:10 PM762 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoMon 11:10 AM771 km479 miles417 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloMon 11:10 AM908 km564 miles490 nmWest-southwest WSW
KendariMon 11:10 AM1188 km738 miles641 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraMon 12:10 PM1225 km761 miles662 nmEast-southeast ESE
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