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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 22, 2014 at 02:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 23' North, Longitude: 140° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.93 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"1037.86 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 misouth1037.86 mi
24 hours0° 05' 15.7"6.07 miwest0° 23' 21.0"26.74 misouth27.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 22, 2014 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 11' North, Longitude: 117° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.70 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 33' 55.1"1001.70 miwest0° 08' 58.8"10.29 misouth1001.90 mi
24 hours10° 25' 11.5"716.62 mieast3° 41' 59.5"254.24 misouth762.27 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraMon 11:28 AM325 km202 miles175 nmSouth S
ManokwariMon 11:28 AM778 km484 miles420 nmWest W
MelekeokMon 11:28 AM1054 km655 miles569 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyMon 12:28 PM1290 km801 miles696 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaMon 12:28 PM1507 km937 miles814 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoMon 10:28 AM1797 km1116 miles970 nmWest W
DarwinMon 11:58 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoMon 10:28 AM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosMon 10:28 AM1863 km1157 miles1006 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliMon 11:28 AM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmWest-southwest WSW
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