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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, February 2, 2013 at 3:58:00 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, February 2, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 47' South, Longitude: 123° 55' 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"993.35 miWest0° 00' 43.4"0.83 miNorth993.39 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 Latitude: 11° 56' South, Longitude: 10° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.32 meters/second, 1578.0 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' 04.4"980.28 miWest0° 09' 58.5"11.43 miSouth980.05 mi
24 hours12° 40' 39.1"858.01 miEast3° 40' 28.5"252.62 miSouth888.28 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 AM223 km138 miles120 nmSouthwest SW
KupangSat 11:58 AM733 km455 miles396 nmNorth N
SuaiSat 12:58 PM838 km521 miles453 nmNorth N
SameSat 12:58 PM880 km547 miles475 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinSat 1:28 PM885 km550 miles478 nmEast-northeast ENE
EndeSat 11:58 AM912 km567 miles492 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSat 12:58 PM927 km576 miles501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauSat 12:58 PM960 km596 miles518 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsSat 1:28 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarSat 11:58 AM1304 km810 miles704 nmNorthwest NW

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