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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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 35' South, Longitude: 125° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.64 meters/second, 1600.7 km/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.58 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.9"994.48 miwest0° 00' 44.0"0.84 minorth994.51 mi
24 hours0° 01' 33.1"1.72 mieast0° 17' 44.6"20.34 minorth20.41 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 33' South, Longitude: 130° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.10 meters/second, 1559.1 km/hour, 968.8 miles/hour or 841.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.15 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.5"968.62 miwest0° 08' 49.6"10.11 misouth968.35 mi
24 hours13° 08' 18.5"879.76 mieast3° 07' 36.2"215.01 misouth899.16 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 12:34 PM1063 km660 miles574 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 3:34 PM2019 km1255 miles1090 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 10:34 AM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 10:34 AM3658 km2273 miles1975 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 10:34 AM4065 km2526 miles2195 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsSat 2:34 PM4284 km2662 miles2313 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSat 9:34 AM4722 km2934 miles2550 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 2:34 PM4907 km3049 miles2649 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sun 10:34 AM4988 km3099 miles2693 nmWest W
GuatemalaSat 2:34 PM5151 km3201 miles2781 nmNortheast NE
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