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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 47' South
Longitude: 123° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.18 meters/second, 1599.0 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.56 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.4"993.42 miwest0° 00' 43.4"0.83 minorth993.46 mi
24 hours0° 01' 41.5"1.87 mieast0° 17' 32.5"20.11 minorth20.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 56' South
Longitude: 10° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.31 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.34 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 29' 04.3"980.34 miwest0° 09' 58.3"11.43 misouth980.10 mi
24 hours12° 40' 41.0"858.09 mieast3° 40' 26.5"252.60 misouth888.35 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeSat 11:58 AM199 km124 miles108 nmSouthwest SW
KupangSat 11:58 AM732 km455 miles395 nmNorth N
SuaiSat 12:58 PM844 km524 miles456 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SameSat 12:58 PM887 km551 miles479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeSat 11:58 AM903 km561 miles487 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSat 1:28 PM910 km566 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliSat 12:58 PM933 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauSat 12:58 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 11:58 AM1280 km795 miles691 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSat 1:28 PM1314 km816 miles709 nmSoutheast SE
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