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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 Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 00:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 44' South, Longitude: 177° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 454.24 meters/second, 1635.3 km/hour, 1016.1 miles/hour or 883.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.94 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.94 mi
1 hour15° 00' 02.9"1016.05 miwest0° 00' 52.8"1.01 minorth1016.08 mi
24 hours0° 01' 17.8"1.47 miwest0° 21' 13.4"24.31 minorth24.36 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 21' South, Longitude: 27° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.17 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.75 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 57.9"1004.75 miwest0° 10' 05.0"11.55 misouth1004.73 mi
24 hours10° 57' 59.9"757.33 mieast3° 57' 46.8"272.33 misouth802.80 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiTue 12:24 PM418 km260 miles226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LautokaTue 12:24 PM651 km404 miles351 nmSouth S
NadiTue 12:24 PM672 km418 miles363 nmSouth S
SuvaTue 12:24 PM721 km448 miles389 nmSouth S
Port VilaTue 11:24 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Tue 2:24 PM1219 km757 miles658 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoTue 1:24 PM1292 km803 miles697 nmEast E
NukualofaTue 1:24 PM1319 km819 miles712 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandMon 12:24 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaTue 12:24 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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