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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 12' South
Longitude: 129° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.52 meters/second, 1603.9 km/hour, 996.6 miles/hour or 866.0 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"996.44 miwest0° 00' 44.9"0.86 minorth996.48 mi
24 hours0° 01' 17.8"1.44 mieast0° 18' 06.5"20.75 minorth20.80 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 25' South
Longitude: 42° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.53 meters/second, 1524.7 km/hour, 947.4 miles/hour or 823.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.79 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 48.8"947.18 miwest0° 05' 50.1"6.69 misouth946.93 mi
24 hours13° 56' 52.1"915.52 mieast1° 46' 37.5"122.24 misouth918.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinMon 1:04 PM431 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuaiMon 12:34 PM901 km560 miles486 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameMon 12:34 PM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsMon 1:04 PM939 km583 miles507 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KupangMon 11:34 AM940 km584 miles508 nmNorthwest NW
DiliMon 12:34 PM956 km594 miles516 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarMon 11:34 AM1660 km1032 miles896 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaMon 12:19 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmSouth S
CairnsMon 1:34 PM1718 km1067 miles927 nmEast E
ManokwariMon 12:34 PM1762 km1095 miles951 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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