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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 00:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 10' South, Longitude: 175° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.24 meters/second, 1595.7 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"991.31 miwest0° 00' 42.4"0.81 minorth991.35 mi
24 hours0° 01' 59.8"2.20 mieast0° 17' 08.4"19.65 minorth19.77 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 57' South, Longitude: 170° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.22 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.49 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 26' 16.5"989.17 miwest0° 11' 28.4"13.14 minorth989.49 mi
24 hours13° 13' 09.0"905.68 mieast4° 43' 35.8"324.81 minorth966.09 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaSat 12:30 PM203 km126 miles110 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiSat 12:30 PM205 km127 miles111 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaSat 12:30 PM318 km198 miles172 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSat 11:30 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest W
LuganvilleSat 11:30 AM918 km571 miles496 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 12:30 PM1035 km643 miles559 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaSat 1:30 PM1062 km660 miles574 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSat 11:30 AM1112 km691 miles600 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 2:30 PM1404 km873 miles758 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 1:30 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmEast E
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