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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 = Monday, February 4, 2013 at 12:34:00 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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' South, Longitude: 174° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.43 meters/second, 1603.6 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.61 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.5"996.18 miWest0° 00' 44.7"0.86 miNorth996.21 mi
24 hours0° 01' 19.3"1.46 miEast0° 18' 04.4"20.71 miNorth20.76 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' South, Longitude: 85° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.37 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.82 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miSouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.7"948.99 miWest0° 06' 10.3"7.08 miSouth948.74 mi
24 hours13° 52' 41.7"912.50 miEast1° 55' 31.9"132.44 miSouth916.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaMon 12:34 PM305 km190 miles165 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiMon 12:34 PM313 km194 miles169 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaMon 12:34 PM423 km263 miles229 nmEast-southeast ESE
LevukaMon 12:34 PM442 km274 miles238 nmEast-southeast ESE
LabasaMon 12:34 PM470 km292 miles254 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 11:34 AM728 km453 miles393 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleMon 11:34 AM839 km521 miles453 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 12:34 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaMon 11:34 AM1118 km695 miles604 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaMon 1:34 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmEast-southeast ESE

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