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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 Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 01:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 41' North, Longitude: 158° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.98 meters/second, 1666.7 km/hour, 1035.7 miles/hour or 900.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.26 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.26 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.2"1035.72 miwest0° 00' 58.3"1.11 minorth1035.71 mi
24 hours0° 04' 28.6"5.15 miwest0° 23' 17.7"26.68 minorth27.17 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 13' North, Longitude: 148° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.30 meters/second, 1610.3 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 30.5"1000.58 miwest0° 11' 34.4"13.26 minorth1000.60 mi
24 hours12° 33' 15.4"867.80 mieast4° 29' 26.3"308.58 minorth918.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirSun 12:30 PM359 km223 miles194 nmNorth N
KoloniaSun 12:30 PM364 km226 miles197 nmNorth N
YarenSun 1:30 PM1058 km658 miles571 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 12:30 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmSouth S
MajuroSun 1:30 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaSun 1:30 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmEast E
HagåtñaSun 11:30 AM1849 km1149 miles998 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbySun 11:30 AM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 1:30 PM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraSun 10:30 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmWest-southwest WSW
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