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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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 41' South, Longitude: 175° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 452.60 meters/second, 1629.4 km/hour, 1012.4 miles/hour or 879.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.87 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.87 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.8"1012.30 miwest0° 00' 51.5"0.98 minorth1012.33 mi
24 hours0° 00' 47.5"0.89 miwest0° 20' 42.3"23.72 minorth23.74 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 43' North, Longitude: 131° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.05 meters/second, 1584.2 km/hour, 984.4 miles/hour or 855.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"984.20 miwest0° 09' 09.2"10.49 minorth983.98 mi
24 hours11° 16' 00.3"763.13 mieast3° 20' 44.4"230.00 minorth792.19 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaFri 12:34 PM603 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiFri 12:34 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 12:34 PM649 km403 miles351 nmNortheast NE
SuvaFri 12:34 PM704 km438 miles380 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuganvilleFri 11:34 AM905 km562 miles489 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaFri 11:34 AM913 km567 miles493 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaFri 1:34 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaFri 11:34 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Fri 2:34 PM1435 km892 miles775 nmEast E
FakaofoFri 1:34 PM1544 km960 miles834 nmEast-northeast ENE
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