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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 Monday, September 23, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 06' South, Longitude: 139° 20' 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' 13.1"1037.89 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 misouth1037.89 mi
24 hours0° 05' 15.5"6.06 miwest0° 23' 21.1"26.74 misouth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 23, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' North, Longitude: 1° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.81 meters/second, 1554.5 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.10 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"965.77 miwest0° 06' 27.5"7.40 minorth965.54 mi
24 hours11° 53' 35.1"791.96 mieast2° 10' 33.1"149.63 minorth801.62 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraMon 11:34 AM310 km193 miles167 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariMon 11:34 AM593 km368 miles320 nmWest W
MelekeokMon 11:34 AM990 km615 miles534 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbyMon 12:34 PM1352 km840 miles730 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaMon 12:34 PM1616 km1004 miles872 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoMon 10:34 AM1623 km1008 miles876 nmWest W
DarwinMon 12:04 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmSouthwest SW
General SantosMon 10:34 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoMon 10:34 AM1718 km1067 miles927 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliMon 11:34 AM1790 km1112 miles966 nmWest-southwest WSW
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