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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 12, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 39' South, Longitude: 130° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.80 meters/second, 1622.9 km/hour, 1008.4 miles/hour or 876.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.81 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.81 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.4"1008.26 miwest0° 00' 50.0"0.95 minorth1008.29 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.4"0.29 miwest0° 20' 06.2"23.03 minorth23.03 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' South, Longitude: 150° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 37.1"1003.59 miwest0° 11' 59.0"13.72 minorth1003.71 mi
24 hours11° 35' 30.5"801.74 mieast4° 42' 22.1"323.35 minorth864.08 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 PM157 km98 miles85 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauTue 12:34 PM697 km433 miles376 nmNorthwest NW
SameTue 12:34 PM705 km438 miles380 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiTue 12:34 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNorthwest NW
DiliTue 12:34 PM747 km464 miles403 nmNorthwest NW
Tennant CreekTue 1:04 PM796 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KupangTue 11:34 AM804 km500 miles434 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsTue 1:04 PM1182 km734 miles638 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KendariTue 11:34 AM1353 km841 miles731 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariTue 12:34 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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