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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 02:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 06' South, Longitude: 134° 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"1037.88 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 misouth1037.89 mi
24 hours0° 05' 15.4"6.06 miwest0° 23' 21.1"26.74 misouth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 23, 2013 at 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 46' North, Longitude: 3° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.73 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.2 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"965.60 miwest0° 06' 25.7"7.37 minorth965.37 mi
24 hours11° 53' 34.1"791.80 mieast2° 09' 50.1"148.81 minorth801.33 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManokwariMon 11:54 AM90 km56 miles48 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraMon 11:54 AM759 km471 miles410 nmEast-southeast ESE
SofifiMon 11:54 AM760 km472 miles410 nmWest W
TernateMon 11:54 AM780 km485 miles421 nmWest W
AmbonMon 11:54 AM791 km492 miles427 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokMon 11:54 AM841 km523 miles454 nmNorth N
ManadoMon 10:54 AM1071 km666 miles578 nmWest W
General SantosMon 10:54 AM1228 km763 miles663 nmNorthwest NW
DavaoMon 10:54 AM1252 km778 miles676 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloMon 10:54 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmWest W
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