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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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 02' South
Longitude: 174° 46' 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"1010.98 miwest0° 00' 51.0"0.97 minorth1011.01 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 46' North
Longitude: 142° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.21 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"995.87 miwest0° 10' 32.3"12.07 minorth995.73 mi
24 hours11° 15' 50.6"772.08 mieast3° 57' 40.5"272.27 minorth814.67 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 PM583 km362 miles315 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiThu 12:34 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaThu 12:34 PM688 km428 miles372 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiThu 12:34 PM697 km433 miles376 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleThu 11:34 AM864 km537 miles467 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaThu 11:34 AM866 km538 miles468 nmSouthwest SW
NoumeaThu 11:34 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaThu 1:34 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Thu 2:34 PM1460 km907 miles789 nmEast E
FakaofoThu 1:34 PM1581 km982 miles854 nmEast-northeast ENE
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