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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 03:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 07' South, Longitude: 121° 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 misouth1037.88 mi
24 hours0° 05' 15.4"6.06 miwest0° 23' 21.1"26.75 misouth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 23, 2013 at 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 52' North, Longitude: 15° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.54 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.09 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"965.17 miwest0° 06' 21.4"7.29 minorth964.95 mi
24 hours11° 53' 31.5"791.41 mieast2° 08' 02.3"146.76 minorth800.60 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GorontaloMon 11:44 AM155 km96 miles83 nmEast-northeast ENE
PaluMon 11:44 AM235 km146 miles127 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoMon 11:44 AM379 km236 miles205 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamujuMon 11:44 AM432 km269 miles233 nmSouthwest SW
KendariMon 11:44 AM434 km270 miles234 nmSouth S
SamarindaMon 11:44 AM523 km325 miles282 nmWest W
BalikpapanMon 11:44 AM570 km354 miles308 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakassarMon 11:44 AM617 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateMon 12:44 PM626 km389 miles338 nmEast E
SofifiMon 12:44 PM645 km401 miles348 nmEast E
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