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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 = Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 1:34:00 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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 55' South, Longitude: 159° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.14 meters/second, 1606.1 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.63 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 59' 57.0"997.76 miWest0° 00' 45.5"0.87 miNorth997.80 mi
24 hours0° 01' 06.9"1.24 miEast0° 18' 21.6"21.04 miNorth21.08 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' South, Longitude: 85° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.64 meters/second, 1507.1 km/hour, 936.5 miles/hour or 813.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.61 miWest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 miSouth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 24' 33.9"936.15 miWest0° 03' 06.6"3.57 miSouth936.00 mi
24 hours14° 20' 34.6"931.83 miEast0° 36' 42.6"42.09 miSouth930.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraTue 12:34 PM717 km446 miles387 nmNorth N
LuganvilleTue 12:34 PM771 km479 miles416 nmEast E
Port VilaTue 12:34 PM909 km565 miles491 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoTue 12:34 PM930 km578 miles502 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaTue 12:34 PM977 km607 miles528 nmSoutheast SE
BrisbaneTue 11:34 AM1468 km912 miles793 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsTue 11:34 AM1523 km946 miles822 nmWest W
Port MoresbyTue 11:34 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenTue 1:34 PM1862 km1157 miles1006 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaTue 1:34 PM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmEast E

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