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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, March 1, 2014 at 00:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 41' South, Longitude: 170° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.75 meters/second, 1655.1 km/hour, 1028.4 miles/hour or 893.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.14 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.14 mi
1 hour15° 00' 07.0"1028.39 miwest0° 00' 56.9"1.09 minorth1028.41 mi
24 hours0° 02' 54.2"3.32 miwest0° 22' 49.8"26.15 minorth26.36 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 25' South, Longitude: 165° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.85 meters/second, 1601.4 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 26' 57.5"995.00 miwest0° 11' 46.0"13.47 minorth995.25 mi
24 hours13° 02' 43.9"898.34 mieast4° 46' 51.4"328.50 minorth958.87 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSat 12:50 PM891 km553 miles481 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleSat 11:50 AM944 km586 miles509 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 12:50 PM953 km592 miles515 nmEast E
TarawaSat 12:50 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSat 11:50 AM1139 km708 miles615 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 11:50 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmWest W
SuvaSat 12:50 PM1433 km891 miles774 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroSat 12:50 PM1642 km1020 miles886 nmNorth N
Baker IslandFri 12:50 PM1677 km1042 miles906 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoSat 1:50 PM2008 km1247 miles1084 nmEast E
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