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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 02:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 13' South, Longitude: 149° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.48 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"996.36 miwest0° 00' 44.9"0.86 minorth996.39 mi
24 hours0° 01' 18.5"1.45 mieast0° 18' 05.6"20.74 minorth20.79 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 17' South, Longitude: 61° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.90 meters/second, 1526.0 km/hour, 948.2 miles/hour or 824.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.80 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 54.0"948.00 miwest0° 05' 59.1"6.86 misouth947.75 mi
24 hours13° 55' 02.7"914.23 mieast1° 50' 35.1"126.78 misouth918.01 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsMon 12:14 PM426 km265 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyMon 12:14 PM796 km494 miles430 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneMon 12:14 PM1293 km804 miles698 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 1:14 PM1342 km834 miles725 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraMon 11:14 AM1805 km1121 miles974 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsMon 11:44 AM1851 km1150 miles999 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sydney *Mon 1:14 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmSouth S
Port VilaMon 1:14 PM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmEast E
DarwinMon 11:44 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmWest W
Canberra *Mon 1:14 PM2114 km1313 miles1141 nmSouth S
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