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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

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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 AM691 km429 miles373 nmSouthwest SW
LautokaThu 12:44 PM731 km454 miles395 nmSoutheast SE
NadiThu 12:44 PM743 km462 miles401 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaThu 12:44 PM847 km526 miles457 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiThu 12:44 PM883 km549 miles477 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaThu 11:44 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraThu 11:44 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenThu 12:44 PM1515 km941 miles818 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaThu 1:44 PM1582 km983 miles854 nmSoutheast SE
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