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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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 20' South, Longitude: 173° 23' 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"972.81 miwest0° 00' 31.5"0.60 minorth972.84 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.3"4.87 mieast0° 12' 47.3"14.66 minorth15.45 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 15' North, Longitude: 101° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.75 meters/second, 1575.9 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 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' 25.5"979.09 miwest0° 08' 27.2"9.69 minorth978.86 mi
24 hours11° 05' 22.3"746.77 mieast3° 03' 42.1"210.52 minorth771.01 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 1:36 PM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Sat 1:36 PM524 km326 miles283 nmNortheast NE
Suva *Sat 1:36 PM583 km362 miles315 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 11:36 AM607 km377 miles328 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSat 11:36 AM751 km467 miles405 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleSat 11:36 AM847 km526 miles457 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSat 1:36 PM1192 km740 miles643 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 12:36 PM1450 km901 miles783 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sat 2:36 PM1734 km1078 miles937 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 1:36 PM1755 km1091 miles948 nmEast E
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