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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 3:34:00 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 03:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 129° 59' 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"996.37 miWest0° 00' 44.9"0.86 miNorth996.40 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 Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 42° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.54 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' 49.0"947.12 miWest0° 05' 50.2"6.69 miSouth946.88 mi
24 hours13° 56' 50.4"915.44 miEast1° 46' 40.9"122.30 miSouth918.74 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 PM423 km263 miles228 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tennant CreekMon 1:04 PM588 km365 miles317 nmSoutheast SE
SuaiMon 12:34 PM917 km570 miles495 nmNorthwest NW
SameMon 12:34 PM924 km574 miles499 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsMon 1:04 PM926 km575 miles500 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BaucauMon 12:34 PM937 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangMon 11:34 AM962 km598 miles519 nmNorthwest NW
DiliMon 12:34 PM971 km603 miles524 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarMon 11:34 AM1681 km1044 miles908 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsMon 1:34 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmEast E

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