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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 = Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:26:00 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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 20' South, Longitude: 176° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.00 meters/second, 1566.0 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.22 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miNorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 59' 48.4"972.73 miWest0° 00' 31.5"0.60 miNorth972.76 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.3"4.87 miEast0° 12' 47.1"14.66 miNorth15.45 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 14' North, Longitude: 98° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.80 meters/second, 1576.1 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.32 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.6"979.13 miWest0° 08' 27.9"9.70 miNorth978.90 mi
24 hours11° 05' 18.5"746.72 miEast3° 04' 01.0"210.86 miNorth771.06 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nadi *Sat 1:26 PM310 km193 miles167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Lautoka *Sat 1:26 PM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Sat 1:26 PM340 km211 miles184 nmNortheast NE
Levuka *Sat 1:26 PM406 km253 miles219 nmNortheast NE
Labasa *Sat 1:26 PM549 km341 miles296 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaSat 11:26 AM875 km544 miles472 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 1:26 PM903 km561 miles488 nmEast E
PangaiSat 1:26 PM993 km617 miles536 nmEast E
NoumeaSat 11:26 AM1031 km641 miles557 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 12:26 PM1348 km837 miles728 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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