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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 Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' South, Longitude: 175° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.91 meters/second, 1598.1 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.55 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.2"992.77 miwest0° 00' 43.1"0.83 minorth992.80 mi
24 hours0° 01' 47.5"1.98 mieast0° 17' 26.1"19.98 minorth20.08 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 13' South, Longitude: 156° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.64 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 27' 39.0"998.69 miwest0° 12' 01.9"13.78 minorth998.88 mi
24 hours12° 42' 55.4"878.15 mieast4° 47' 14.5"328.93 minorth938.71 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaSun 12:30 PM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiSun 12:30 PM189 km118 miles102 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaSun 12:30 PM301 km187 miles162 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSun 11:30 AM813 km505 miles439 nmWest W
LuganvilleSun 11:30 AM946 km588 miles511 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 12:30 PM993 km617 miles536 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaSun 1:30 PM1047 km651 miles565 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSun 11:30 AM1157 km719 miles625 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 2:30 PM1365 km848 miles737 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSat 1:30 PM1520 km944 miles821 nmEast-southeast ESE
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