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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

UTC time = Friday, March 28, 2014 at 1:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 01:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 53' North, Longitude: 163° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.34 meters/second, 1668.0 km/hour, 1036.5 miles/hour or 900.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.27 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.27 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.3"1036.46 miWest0° 00' 58.5"1.12 miNorth1036.45 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.5"5.19 miWest0° 23' 25.6"26.83 miNorth27.33 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 06' South, Longitude: 128° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.72 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.54 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.3"992.48 miWest0° 11' 03.3"12.66 miNorth992.75 mi
24 hours12° 51' 57.7"883.14 miEast4° 34' 16.1"314.10 miNorth940.58 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenFri 1:10 PM514 km320 miles278 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirFri 12:10 PM768 km477 miles415 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroFri 1:10 PM960 km596 miles518 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaFri 1:10 PM1036 km643 miles559 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 12:10 PM1428 km887 miles771 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 1:10 PM1840 km1143 miles993 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 1:10 PM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 1:10 PM2214 km1376 miles1195 nmEast E
Port MoresbyFri 11:10 AM2294 km1425 miles1238 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 12:10 PM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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