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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 12:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 20' South, Longitude: 171° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.01 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"972.75 miWest0° 00' 31.5"0.60 miNorth972.77 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.2"4.87 miEast0° 12' 47.4"14.67 miNorth15.45 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 16' North, Longitude: 102° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.72 meters/second, 1575.8 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"978.96 miWest0° 08' 26.6"9.68 miNorth978.72 mi
24 hours11° 05' 24.6"746.71 miEast3° 03' 30.4"210.28 miNorth770.89 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaSat 11:44 AM455 km283 miles246 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaSat 11:44 AM583 km362 miles315 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Sat 1:44 PM667 km414 miles360 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Sat 1:44 PM680 km423 miles367 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleSat 11:44 AM715 km444 miles386 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Sat 1:44 PM751 km467 miles405 nmEast-northeast ENE
Labasa *Sat 1:44 PM921 km572 miles497 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaSat 1:44 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 12:44 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSat 11:44 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmNorthwest NW

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