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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 02:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 06' South, Longitude: 136° 50' 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"1037.88 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 45' North, Longitude: 0° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.77 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 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"965.68 miwest0° 06' 26.6"7.39 minorth965.46 mi
24 hours11° 53' 34.6"791.88 mieast2° 10' 11.6"149.22 minorth801.48 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariMon 11:44 AM320 km199 miles173 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraMon 11:44 AM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokMon 11:44 AM875 km544 miles473 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoMon 10:44 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmWest W
General SantosMon 10:44 AM1466 km911 miles792 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoMon 10:44 AM1477 km918 miles798 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinMon 12:14 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GorontaloMon 10:44 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 12:44 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmSoutheast SE
DiliMon 11:44 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmSouthwest SW
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