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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 Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 03:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 01' South, Longitude: 125° 51' 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' 13.0"1037.89 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 misouth1037.89 mi
24 hours0° 05' 13.9"6.03 miwest0° 23' 21.8"26.76 misouth27.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 20' North, Longitude: 113° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.05 meters/second, 1620.2 km/hour, 1006.7 miles/hour or 874.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.78 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 33' 55.6"1006.74 miwest0° 09' 29.7"10.88 misouth1006.86 mi
24 hours10° 28' 38.8"724.19 mieast3° 50' 14.4"263.67 misouth771.11 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TernateTue 12:28 PM193 km120 miles104 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManadoTue 11:28 AM201 km125 miles109 nmNorthwest NW
SofifiTue 12:28 PM208 km129 miles112 nmEast-northeast ENE
GorontaloTue 11:28 AM317 km197 miles171 nmWest W
AmbonTue 12:28 PM482 km300 miles260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KendariTue 11:28 AM573 km356 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
PaluTue 11:28 AM674 km419 miles364 nmWest W
General SantosTue 11:28 AM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth N
DavaoTue 11:28 AM785 km487 miles424 nmNorth N
MamujuTue 11:28 AM828 km515 miles447 nmWest-southwest WSW
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