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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 Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 03:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 39' South, Longitude: 130° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.80 meters/second, 1655.3 km/hour, 1028.5 miles/hour or 893.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.14 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.14 mi
1 hour15° 00' 07.0"1028.56 miwest0° 00' 57.0"1.09 minorth1028.58 mi
24 hours0° 02' 55.1"3.34 miwest0° 22' 50.6"26.16 minorth26.38 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 54' South, Longitude: 126° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.27 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 27' 03.7"996.02 miwest0° 11' 50.1"13.56 minorth996.25 mi
24 hours13° 00' 25.8"896.50 mieast4° 47' 25.6"329.17 minorth957.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauSat 12:30 PM436 km271 miles236 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonSat 12:30 PM497 km309 miles268 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSat 12:30 PM533 km331 miles288 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinSat 1:00 PM536 km333 miles290 nmSouth S
SameSat 12:30 PM537 km333 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuaiSat 12:30 PM588 km365 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
KupangSat 11:30 AM792 km492 miles428 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariSat 12:30 PM856 km532 miles462 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KendariSat 11:30 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-northwest WNW
EndeSat 11:30 AM963 km598 miles520 nmWest W
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