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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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 03:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 11' North, Longitude: 125° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.93 meters/second, 1670.1 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 minorth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.2"1037.84 miwest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 minorth1037.84 mi
24 hours0° 04' 28.6"5.16 miwest0° 23' 41.3"27.13 minorth27.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 29' South, Longitude: 3° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.09 meters/second, 1544.7 km/hour, 959.8 miles/hour or 834.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.00 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 27' 58.6"959.66 miwest0° 05' 32.0"6.34 misouth959.45 mi
24 hours13° 02' 59.1"865.73 mieast1° 46' 00.8"121.52 misouth870.16 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManadoFri 11:46 AM147 km91 miles79 nmNorth N
GorontaloFri 11:46 AM224 km139 miles121 nmWest W
TernateFri 12:46 PM269 km167 miles145 nmEast-northeast ENE
SofifiFri 12:46 PM287 km178 miles155 nmEast-northeast ENE
KendariFri 11:46 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AmbonFri 12:46 PM553 km343 miles298 nmSoutheast SE
PaluFri 11:46 AM589 km366 miles318 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosFri 11:46 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth N
MamujuFri 11:46 AM754 km468 miles407 nmWest-southwest WSW
DavaoFri 11:46 AM765 km475 miles413 nmNorth N
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