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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 12:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 01' South, Longitude: 172° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.99 meters/second, 1627.2 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' 00.9"0.02 miNorth16.85 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.3"1010.92 miWest0° 00' 51.0"0.97 miNorth1010.95 mi
24 hours0° 00' 36.5"0.69 miWest0° 20' 30.3"23.49 miNorth23.50 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 48' North, Longitude: 144° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.19 meters/second, 1602.7 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' 45.6"995.74 miWest0° 10' 31.9"12.06 miNorth995.60 mi
24 hours11° 15' 49.4"771.95 miEast3° 57' 28.3"272.02 miNorth814.46 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleThu 11:44 AM642 km399 miles347 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaThu 11:44 AM692 km430 miles374 nmSouthwest SW
LautokaThu 12:44 PM731 km454 miles395 nmSoutheast SE
NadiThu 12:44 PM743 km462 miles401 nmSoutheast SE
LabasaThu 12:44 PM826 km513 miles446 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaThu 12:44 PM847 km526 miles457 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiThu 12:44 PM881 km548 miles476 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaThu 11:44 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraThu 11:44 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenThu 12:44 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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