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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 11:44:00 PM.

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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 23:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 08' South, Longitude: 173° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.58 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.24 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miNorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 59' 49.0"974.03 miWest0° 00' 32.3"0.62 miNorth974.06 mi
24 hours0° 04' 19.1"4.68 miEast0° 13' 09.0"15.08 miNorth15.79 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 13' North, Longitude: 77° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.71 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.09 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.6"965.46 miWest0° 06' 48.5"7.81 miNorth965.21 mi
24 hours11° 15' 03.9"747.40 miEast2° 21' 39.6"162.36 miNorth760.25 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PangaiSun 12:44 PM120 km74 miles65 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuSun 12:44 PM181 km112 miles97 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSun 12:44 PM231 km143 miles125 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 12:44 PM370 km230 miles200 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pago PagoSat 12:44 PM703 km437 miles379 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sun 1:44 PM715 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:44 PM716 km445 miles387 nmNorth N
LabasaSun 11:44 AM880 km547 miles475 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSun 11:44 AM902 km561 miles487 nmWest-northwest WNW
NadiSun 11:44 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmWest-northwest WNW

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