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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 1:44:00 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 01:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 13' South, Longitude: 157° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.47 meters/second, 1603.7 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"996.26 miWest0° 00' 44.9"0.86 miNorth996.29 mi
24 hours0° 01' 18.7"1.45 miEast0° 18' 05.2"20.73 miNorth20.78 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 14' South, Longitude: 68° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.05 meters/second, 1526.6 km/hour, 948.6 miles/hour or 824.3 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' 56.1"948.25 miWest0° 06' 02.5"6.93 miSouth948.01 mi
24 hours13° 54' 19.7"913.66 miEast1° 52' 06.8"128.52 miSouth917.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 12:44 PM797 km495 miles431 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoMon 12:44 PM900 km559 miles486 nmNorth N
NoumeaMon 12:44 PM1157 km719 miles624 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaMon 12:44 PM1167 km725 miles630 nmEast E
CairnsMon 11:44 AM1251 km777 miles675 nmWest W
BrisbaneMon 11:44 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyMon 11:44 AM1344 km835 miles725 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenMon 1:44 PM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sydney *Mon 12:44 PM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaMon 1:44 PM2238 km1391 miles1208 nmEast E

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