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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 01:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 13' South, Longitude: 162° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.46 meters/second, 1603.6 km/hour, 996.5 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"996.31 miwest0° 00' 44.9"0.86 minorth996.34 mi
24 hours0° 01' 18.9"1.46 mieast0° 18' 04.9"20.72 minorth20.78 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 12' South, Longitude: 73° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.13 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.81 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.3"948.52 miwest0° 06' 04.6"6.97 misouth948.27 mi
24 hours13° 53' 53.4"913.41 mieast1° 53' 02.3"129.59 misouth917.50 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 12:24 PM539 km335 miles291 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 12:24 PM673 km418 miles363 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraMon 12:24 PM789 km490 miles426 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaMon 12:24 PM805 km500 miles435 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrisbaneMon 11:24 AM1564 km972 miles844 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaMon 1:24 PM1739 km1081 miles939 nmEast E
CairnsMon 11:24 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest W
Port MoresbyMon 11:24 AM1792 km1113 miles967 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenMon 1:24 PM1811 km1125 miles978 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiMon 1:24 PM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmEast-northeast ENE
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