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Day and Night World Map

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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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 20' South
Longitude: 175° 53' 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"972.80 miwest0° 00' 31.5"0.60 minorth972.83 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 14' North
Longitude: 98° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.79 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"979.19 miwest0° 08' 27.7"9.70 minorth978.95 mi
24 hours11° 05' 18.9"746.78 mieast3° 03' 59.2"210.84 minorth771.11 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 PM323 km201 miles175 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Lautoka *Sat 1:26 PM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Sat 1:26 PM361 km225 miles195 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaSat 11:26 AM847 km527 miles458 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 1:26 PM932 km579 miles503 nmEast E
NoumeaSat 11:26 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSat 1:26 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 12:26 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiFri 1:26 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmEast E
Apia *Sat 2:26 PM1497 km930 miles808 nmEast-northeast ENE
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