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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 = Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 12:10:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 07' 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"16.52 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.6"991.22 miWest0° 00' 42.4"0.81 miNorth991.25 mi
24 hours0° 02' 00.1"2.20 miEast0° 17' 08.1"19.64 miNorth19.76 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° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.13 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 miNorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.2"988.92 miWest0° 11' 27.5"13.12 miNorth989.24 mi
24 hours13° 13' 38.2"906.03 miEast4° 43' 23.4"324.55 miNorth966.37 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TubouSat 12:10 PM122 km76 miles66 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LabasaSat 12:10 PM181 km112 miles98 nmWest-northwest WNW
LevukaSat 12:10 PM224 km139 miles121 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSat 12:10 PM281 km175 miles152 nmWest-southwest WSW
LautokaSat 12:10 PM367 km228 miles198 nmWest W
NadiSat 12:10 PM374 km232 miles202 nmWest W
Mata-UtuSat 12:10 PM534 km332 miles288 nmNortheast NE
NeiafuSat 1:10 PM568 km353 miles307 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSat 1:10 PM582 km362 miles314 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSat 1:10 PM602 km374 miles325 nmSoutheast SE

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