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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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 53' South, Longitude: 129° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.19 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.64 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 59' 57.0"997.96 miwest0° 00' 45.5"0.87 minorth997.99 mi
24 hours0° 01' 06.0"1.22 mieast0° 18' 22.8"21.07 minorth21.10 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' South, Longitude: 56° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.32 meters/second, 1506.0 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.60 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.4"935.50 miwest0° 02' 50.5"3.26 misouth935.37 mi
24 hours14° 22' 02.9"932.88 mieast0° 29' 56.8"34.34 misouth932.01 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinTue 1:04 PM398 km247 miles215 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tennant CreekTue 1:04 PM631 km392 miles341 nmSoutheast SE
SuaiTue 12:34 PM874 km543 miles472 nmNorthwest NW
SameTue 12:34 PM881 km547 miles476 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauTue 12:34 PM895 km556 miles483 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangTue 11:34 AM919 km571 miles496 nmNorthwest NW
DiliTue 12:34 PM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsTue 1:04 PM967 km601 miles522 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakassarTue 11:34 AM1638 km1018 miles884 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsTue 1:34 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmEast E
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