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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

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 17' North, Longitude: 136° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.94 meters/second, 1670.2 km/hour, 1037.8 miles/hour or 901.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 13.3"1037.87 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 misouth1037.88 mi
24 hours0° 05' 17.5"6.10 miwest0° 23' 20.4"26.73 misouth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 46' North, Longitude: 12° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.51 meters/second, 1575.0 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.31 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.2"978.56 miwest0° 08' 23.6"9.62 minorth978.34 mi
24 hours11° 54' 08.2"803.07 mieast2° 59' 33.9"205.76 minorth824.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariSun 11:44 AM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSun 11:44 AM525 km326 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokSun 11:44 AM837 km520 miles452 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoSun 10:44 AM1351 km840 miles730 nmWest W
General SantosSun 10:44 AM1455 km904 miles786 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoSun 10:44 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmWest-northwest WNW
GorontaloSun 10:44 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmWest W
DarwinSun 12:14 PM1562 km971 miles843 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbySun 12:44 PM1567 km974 miles846 nmSoutheast SE
DiliSun 11:44 AM1594 km990 miles861 nmSouthwest SW
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