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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 Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 00:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 11' South, Longitude: 179° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.23 meters/second, 1595.6 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.53 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.7"991.29 miwest0° 00' 42.4"0.81 minorth991.32 mi
24 hours0° 02' 00.1"2.20 mieast0° 17' 08.1"19.64 minorth19.77 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' South, Longitude: 165° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.14 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.48 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.4"989.00 miwest0° 11' 27.5"13.13 minorth989.31 mi
24 hours13° 13' 36.6"906.07 mieast4° 43' 24.1"324.59 minorth966.42 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuvaSat 12:10 PM254 km158 miles137 nmWest-southwest WSW
LautokaSat 12:10 PM337 km210 miles182 nmWest W
NadiSat 12:10 PM345 km214 miles186 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mata-UtuSat 12:10 PM552 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
NeiafuSat 1:10 PM597 km371 miles322 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSat 1:10 PM608 km378 miles328 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSat 1:10 PM622 km387 miles336 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 2:10 PM859 km534 miles464 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sat 2:10 PM898 km558 miles485 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSat 12:10 PM970 km603 miles524 nmNorth N
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