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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 02:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 02' South, Longitude: 150° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.36 meters/second, 1653.7 km/hour, 1027.6 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"1027.57 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth1027.59 mi
24 hours0° 02' 47.1"3.18 miwest0° 22' 43.5"26.03 minorth26.22 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 41' South, Longitude: 132° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.03 meters/second, 1584.1 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 26' 02.1"984.26 miwest0° 10' 44.4"12.30 minorth984.60 mi
24 hours13° 23' 48.8"913.55 mieast4° 31' 44.2"311.25 minorth970.03 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyFri 12:10 PM384 km238 miles207 nmWest-southwest WSW
LaeFri 12:10 PM401 km249 miles216 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArawaFri 12:10 PM608 km378 miles328 nmEast-northeast ENE
GizoFri 1:10 PM713 km443 miles385 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 1:10 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmEast E
CairnsFri 12:10 PM1102 km685 miles595 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraFri 11:10 AM1232 km765 miles665 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirFri 1:10 PM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariFri 11:10 AM1975 km1227 miles1067 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenFri 2:10 PM2014 km1252 miles1088 nmEast-northeast ENE
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