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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 = Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 12:34:00 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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 22' South, Longitude: 175° 03' 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"1009.51 miWest0° 00' 50.5"0.96 miNorth1009.54 mi
24 hours0° 00' 25.3"0.47 miWest0° 20' 17.5"23.25 miNorth23.25 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: 153° 57' 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 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.8"1002.80 miWest0° 11' 31.8"13.20 miNorth1002.79 mi
24 hours11° 22' 37.5"785.64 miEast4° 26' 14.2"304.90 miNorth840.36 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 PM535 km333 miles289 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiWed 12:34 PM553 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LabasaWed 12:34 PM575 km357 miles311 nmSoutheast SE
LevukaWed 12:34 PM627 km389 miles338 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaWed 12:34 PM640 km397 miles345 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiWed 12:34 PM701 km436 miles379 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaWed 11:34 AM870 km541 miles470 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleWed 11:34 AM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-southwest WSW
NoumeaWed 11:34 AM1343 km835 miles725 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaWed 1:34 PM1346 km836 miles727 nmSoutheast SE

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