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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 03:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 127° 29' 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"996.38 miwest0° 00' 44.9"0.86 minorth996.42 mi
24 hours0° 01' 17.8"1.44 mieast0° 18' 06.6"20.75 minorth20.80 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 26' South, Longitude: 40° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.49 meters/second, 1524.6 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.2 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' 48.3"947.02 miwest0° 05' 49.1"6.67 misouth946.78 mi
24 hours13° 57' 04.0"915.60 mieast1° 46' 11.0"121.73 misouth918.84 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Halls CreekMon 11:44 AM226 km141 miles122 nmSouth S
DarwinMon 1:14 PM549 km341 miles297 nmNortheast NE
KupangMon 11:44 AM789 km490 miles426 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiMon 12:44 PM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tennant CreekMon 1:14 PM808 km502 miles436 nmEast-southeast ESE
SameMon 12:44 PM819 km509 miles442 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauMon 12:44 PM862 km536 miles466 nmNorth N
DiliMon 12:44 PM869 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsMon 1:14 PM1067 km663 miles576 nmSoutheast SE
MakassarMon 11:44 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmNorthwest NW
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