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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 1:24:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 28' 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"996.24 miWest0° 00' 44.9"0.86 miNorth996.27 mi
24 hours0° 01' 18.9"1.46 miEast0° 18' 04.9"20.72 miNorth20.77 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° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.14 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 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' 57.4"948.46 miWest0° 06' 04.8"6.97 miSouth948.21 mi
24 hours13° 53' 51.9"913.33 miEast1° 53' 05.6"129.65 miSouth917.43 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 PM510 km317 miles275 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 12:24 PM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaMon 12:24 PM789 km490 miles426 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 12:24 PM799 km497 miles432 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneMon 11:24 AM1581 km983 miles854 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaMon 1:24 PM1710 km1062 miles923 nmEast E
CairnsMon 11:24 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmWest W
YarenMon 1:24 PM1801 km1119 miles973 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 11:24 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiMon 1:24 PM2007 km1247 miles1083 nmEast-northeast ENE

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