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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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' South, Longitude: 166° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.42 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.53 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.0"991.72 miwest0° 00' 42.6"0.82 minorth991.75 mi
24 hours0° 01' 54.8"2.11 mieast0° 17' 12.8"19.73 minorth19.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 10' South, Longitude: 39° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.23 meters/second, 1602.8 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 34.4"995.87 miwest0° 11' 10.1"12.79 misouth995.74 mi
24 hours12° 00' 44.1"824.48 mieast4° 17' 26.9"294.91 misouth871.25 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleFri 12:08 PM209 km130 miles113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaFri 12:08 PM245 km152 miles132 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaFri 12:08 PM573 km356 miles310 nmSouth S
HoniaraFri 12:08 PM1079 km670 miles582 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaFri 1:08 PM1312 km815 miles708 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 1:08 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneFri 11:08 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSouthwest SW
YarenFri 1:08 PM1834 km1140 miles990 nmNorth N
NukualofaFri 2:08 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsFri 11:08 AM2164 km1345 miles1169 nmWest W
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