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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 = Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 3:34:00 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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 29' South, Longitude: 129° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.84 meters/second, 1601.4 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 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"994.85 miWest0° 00' 44.1"0.84 miNorth994.88 mi
24 hours0° 01' 29.8"1.65 miEast0° 17' 49.6"20.43 miNorth20.50 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 33' South, Longitude: 29° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.84 meters/second, 1551.0 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.06 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miSouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 28.2"963.49 miWest0° 08' 14.8"9.45 miSouth963.21 mi
24 hours13° 19' 58.4"888.54 miEast2° 51' 31.3"196.58 miSouth903.64 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSun 1:04 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tennant CreekSun 1:04 PM569 km353 miles307 nmSoutheast SE
Alice SpringsSun 1:04 PM897 km558 miles485 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuaiSun 12:34 PM943 km586 miles509 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameSun 12:34 PM951 km591 miles513 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauSun 12:34 PM966 km600 miles522 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangSun 11:34 AM983 km611 miles531 nmNorthwest NW
DiliSun 12:34 PM998 km620 miles539 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSun 12:19 PM1686 km1047 miles910 nmSouth S
CairnsSun 1:34 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmEast E

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