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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 = Thursday, February 14, 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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 02' South, Longitude: 175° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.98 meters/second, 1627.1 km/hour, 1011.1 miles/hour or 878.6 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"1010.91 miWest0° 00' 51.0"0.97 miNorth1010.94 mi
24 hours0° 00' 36.4"0.68 miWest0° 20' 30.2"23.49 miNorth23.50 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 46' North, Longitude: 142° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.22 meters/second, 1602.8 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.60 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.5"995.81 miWest0° 10' 32.4"12.07 miNorth995.67 mi
24 hours11° 15' 50.8"772.03 miEast3° 57' 42.1"272.28 miNorth814.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaThu 12:34 PM569 km354 miles307 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiThu 12:34 PM586 km364 miles317 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LabasaThu 12:34 PM599 km372 miles323 nmSoutheast SE
LevukaThu 12:34 PM656 km408 miles354 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaThu 12:34 PM671 km417 miles363 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiThu 12:34 PM674 km419 miles364 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaThu 11:34 AM891 km554 miles481 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleThu 11:34 AM893 km555 miles482 nmWest-southwest WSW
NoumeaThu 11:34 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaThu 1:34 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmSoutheast SE

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