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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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 01:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 03' South, Longitude: 165° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.34 meters/second, 1653.6 km/hour, 1027.5 miles/hour or 892.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.13 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.13 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.7"1027.53 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth1027.55 mi
24 hours0° 02' 46.7"3.17 miwest0° 22' 43.3"26.03 minorth26.22 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 52' South, Longitude: 146° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.77 meters/second, 1583.2 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.40 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 25' 59.6"983.69 miwest0° 10' 40.7"12.23 minorth984.03 mi
24 hours13° 24' 47.5"914.17 mieast4° 30' 38.2"309.99 minorth970.31 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraFri 12:10 PM615 km382 miles332 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleFri 12:10 PM848 km527 miles458 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 1:10 PM849 km528 miles459 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoFri 12:10 PM940 km584 miles508 nmWest W
Port VilaFri 12:10 PM1117 km694 miles603 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 1:10 PM1347 km837 miles727 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiFri 1:10 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmEast E
SuvaFri 1:10 PM1800 km1118 miles972 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 1:10 PM1802 km1119 miles973 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirFri 12:10 PM1839 km1143 miles993 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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