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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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' South, Longitude: 174° 42' 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"996.25 miwest0° 00' 44.7"0.86 minorth996.29 mi
24 hours0° 01' 19.3"1.46 mieast0° 18' 04.4"20.71 minorth20.77 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° 31' 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"949.04 miwest0° 06' 10.2"7.07 misouth948.79 mi
24 hours13° 52' 43.4"912.58 mieast1° 55' 28.8"132.39 misouth917.00 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 PM331 km206 miles179 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiMon 12:34 PM338 km210 miles183 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 12:34 PM449 km279 miles243 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaMon 11:34 AM699 km434 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleMon 11:34 AM809 km503 miles437 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 12:34 PM985 km612 miles532 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaMon 11:34 AM1094 km680 miles591 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaMon 1:34 PM1196 km743 miles646 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Mon 2:34 PM1479 km919 miles799 nmEast E
AlofiSun 1:34 PM1662 km1033 miles897 nmEast-southeast ESE
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