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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

UTC time = Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 3:28:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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: 126° 08' 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"1037.81 miWest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 miSouth1037.81 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° 41' 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"1006.67 miWest0° 09' 29.7"10.88 miSouth1006.78 mi
24 hours10° 28' 38.5"724.13 miEast3° 50' 14.1"263.65 miSouth771.05 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 PM165 km103 miles89 nmEast-northeast ENE
SofifiTue 12:28 PM179 km111 miles97 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManadoTue 11:28 AM220 km137 miles119 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloTue 11:28 AM348 km216 miles188 nmWest W
AmbonTue 12:28 PM466 km290 miles252 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KendariTue 11:28 AM594 km369 miles321 nmSouthwest SW
General SantosTue 11:28 AM686 km426 miles371 nmNorth N
PaluTue 11:28 AM705 km438 miles381 nmWest W
DavaoTue 11:28 AM786 km489 miles425 nmNorth N
MamujuTue 11:28 AM858 km533 miles463 nmWest-southwest WSW

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