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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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 22' South, Longitude: 174° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.36 meters/second, 1624.9 km/hour, 1009.7 miles/hour or 877.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.83 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.83 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.7"1009.58 miwest0° 00' 50.5"0.96 minorth1009.61 mi
24 hours0° 00' 25.3"0.47 miwest0° 20' 17.5"23.25 minorth23.26 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 20' North, Longitude: 154° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.33 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.8"1002.87 miwest0° 11' 31.8"13.20 minorth1002.86 mi
24 hours11° 22' 37.0"785.68 mieast4° 26' 13.0"304.90 minorth840.40 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaWed 12:34 PM550 km342 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiWed 12:34 PM567 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaWed 12:34 PM657 km408 miles355 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiWed 12:34 PM723 km449 miles391 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaWed 11:34 AM845 km525 miles456 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleWed 11:34 AM853 km530 miles461 nmWest-southwest WSW
NoumeaWed 11:34 AM1322 km821 miles714 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaWed 1:34 PM1369 km851 miles739 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Wed 2:34 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmEast E
FakaofoWed 1:34 PM1589 km988 miles858 nmEast-northeast ENE
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