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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 23, 2013 at 2:44:00 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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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: 137° 07' 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"1037.81 miWest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 miSouth1037.81 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° 21' 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"965.63 miWest0° 06' 26.7"7.39 miNorth965.40 mi
24 hours11° 53' 34.6"791.84 miEast2° 10' 14.0"149.26 miNorth801.44 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 AM350 km217 miles189 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraMon 11:44 AM482 km300 miles260 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokMon 11:44 AM885 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoMon 10:44 AM1377 km856 miles744 nmWest W
General SantosMon 10:44 AM1494 km928 miles807 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoMon 10:44 AM1503 km934 miles812 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyMon 12:44 PM1522 km946 miles822 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinMon 12:14 PM1533 km952 miles828 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GorontaloMon 10:44 AM1566 km973 miles846 nmWest W
DiliMon 11:44 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmSouthwest SW

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