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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 01:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 01' South, Longitude: 159° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.01 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"1011.04 miwest0° 00' 51.0"0.97 minorth1011.07 mi
24 hours0° 00' 37.0"0.69 miwest0° 20' 30.7"23.50 minorth23.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 56' North, Longitude: 157° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.03 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.2"995.46 miwest0° 10' 29.3"12.01 minorth995.32 mi
24 hours11° 15' 43.4"771.62 mieast3° 56' 17.3"270.68 minorth813.66 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraThu 12:34 PM397 km246 miles214 nmNorth N
GizoThu 12:34 PM630 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleThu 12:34 PM846 km526 miles457 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArawaThu 11:34 AM881 km547 miles475 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukaThu 11:34 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaThu 12:34 PM1056 km656 miles570 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaThu 12:34 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyThu 11:34 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsThu 11:34 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 1:34 PM1589 km988 miles858 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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