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Day and Night World Map

The map shows day and night on Earth and the positions of the Sun (subsolar point) and the Moon (sublunar point) right now.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 03:14:00.

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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).

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Position of the Sun: Subsolar Point

On Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 03:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 20' South, Longitude: 134° 58' East

The ground speed is currently 445.22 meters/second, 1602.8 kilometres/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 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° 14' 59.9"16.60 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miNorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.3"995.69 miWest0° 00' 44.5"0.85 miNorth995.72 mi
24 hours0° 01' 21.8"1.51 miEast0° 17' 58.7"20.60 miNorth20.66 mi

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 25° 31' North, Longitude: 62° 11' West

The ground speed is currently 405.04 meters/second, 1458.1 kilometres/hour, 906.0 miles/hour or 787.3 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' 30.2"15.10 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 miSouth15.10 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.2"905.60 miWest0° 05' 32.6"6.36 miSouth905.97 mi
24 hours11° 38' 12.2"726.65 miEast2° 43' 58.6"188.09 miSouth758.28 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekSat 12:44 pm377 km234 miles203 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinSat 12:44 pm616 km383 miles333 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSat 12:44 pm824 km512 miles445 nmSouth S
CairnsSat 1:14 pm1156 km718 miles624 nmEast E
DiliSat 12:14 pm1333 km828 miles720 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbySat 1:14 pm1529 km950 miles825 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSat 12:14 pm1650 km1025 miles891 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSat 12:14 pm1713 km1064 miles925 nmNorth N
EuclaSat 11:59 am1808 km1123 miles976 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Adelaide *Sat 1:44 pm2092 km1300 miles1130 nmSouth S

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