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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 01:20:00.

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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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 01:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 15' North, Longitude: 161° 38' East

The ground speed is currently 463.82 meters/second, 1669.8 kilometres/hour, 1037.5 miles/hour or 901.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.29 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.29 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.3"1037.53 miWest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 miNorth1037.53 mi
24 hours0° 04' 31.9"5.22 miWest0° 23' 36.9"27.04 miNorth27.54 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 23' South, Longitude: 21° 22' East

The ground speed is currently 439.09 meters/second, 1580.7 kilometres/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.37 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miSouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 28' 52.7"982.03 miWest0° 11' 09.2"12.78 miSouth981.79 mi
24 hours12° 26' 40.0"843.93 miEast4° 04' 01.9"279.60 miSouth882.64 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
YarenSun 1:20 pm622 km386 miles336 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirSun 12:20 pm736 km458 miles398 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KoloniaSun 12:20 pm738 km458 miles398 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraSun 12:20 pm1195 km742 miles645 nmSouth S
MajuroSun 1:20 pm1261 km783 miles681 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaSun 1:20 pm1266 km786 miles683 nmEast E
Port MoresbySun 11:20 am1990 km1237 miles1075 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 1:20 pm2069 km1286 miles1117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSun 12:20 pm2224 km1382 miles1201 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiSun 1:20 pm2228 km1385 miles1203 nmEast-southeast ESE

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