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Day and Night World Map

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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 23:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 02' South
Longitude: 170° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.96 meters/second, 1627.1 km/hour, 1011.0 miles/hour or 878.5 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.85 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.85 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.3"1010.93 miwest0° 00' 51.0"0.97 minorth1010.95 mi
24 hours0° 00' 36.0"0.68 miwest0° 20' 29.7"23.48 minorth23.49 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 35' North
Longitude: 128° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.39 meters/second, 1603.4 km/hour, 996.3 miles/hour or 865.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.9"996.27 miwest0° 10' 35.3"12.13 minorth996.14 mi
24 hours11° 15' 58.3"772.54 mieast3° 59' 02.9"273.84 minorth815.69 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoWed 12:34 PM145 km90 miles78 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Thu 1:34 PM188 km117 miles102 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Thu 1:34 PM229 km142 miles124 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoThu 12:34 PM421 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mata-UtuThu 11:34 AM644 km400 miles348 nmWest W
AlofiWed 12:34 PM666 km414 miles360 nmSouth S
NeiafuThu 12:34 PM739 km459 miles399 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PangaiThu 12:34 PM869 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaThu 12:34 PM1040 km646 miles562 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 11:34 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmWest-northwest WNW
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