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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 Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 01:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 21' South, Longitude: 163° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.46 meters/second, 1618.0 km/hour, 1005.4 miles/hour or 873.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.76 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.3"1005.30 miwest0° 00' 48.7"0.93 minorth1005.33 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.5"0.16 mieast0° 19' 37.5"22.49 minorth22.49 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 38' South, Longitude: 158° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.66 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.7"983.42 miwest0° 10' 58.5"12.57 minorth983.79 mi
24 hours12° 33' 46.7"854.16 mieast4° 35' 17.1"315.33 minorth915.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 12:20 PM439 km273 miles237 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 12:20 PM653 km406 miles353 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaSun 12:20 PM657 km408 miles355 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaSun 12:20 PM939 km583 miles507 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GizoSun 12:20 PM985 km612 miles532 nmNorthwest NW
YarenSun 1:20 PM1579 km981 miles853 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaSun 1:20 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneSun 11:20 AM1800 km1119 miles972 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySun 11:20 AM1834 km1139 miles990 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSun 1:20 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmEast-northeast ENE
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