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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 = Sunday, February 5, 2023 at 01:34:00.

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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 Sunday, February 5, 2023 at 01:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 03' South, Longitude: 159° 59' East

The ground speed is currently 445.84 meters/second, 1605.0 kilometres/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.7 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"16.62 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.7"997.11 miWest0° 00' 45.2"0.86 miNorth997.14 mi
24 hours0° 01' 10.5"1.30 miEast0° 18' 14.1"20.90 miNorth20.94 mi

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Sunday, February 5, 2023 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 00' North, Longitude: 26° 21' West

The ground speed is currently 413.65 meters/second, 1489.1 kilometres/hour, 925.3 miles/hour or 804.1 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' 31.5"15.42 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miSouth15.42 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.3"924.91 miWest0° 07' 59.5"9.17 miSouth925.41 mi
24 hours11° 07' 57.5"709.01 miEast3° 38' 07.7"250.11 miSouth760.32 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSun 12:34 pm732 km455 miles395 nmNorth N
LuganvilleSun 12:34 pm773 km480 miles417 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 12:34 pm908 km564 miles490 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoSun 12:34 pm943 km586 miles509 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaSun 12:34 pm968 km601 miles523 nmSoutheast SE
BrisbaneSun 11:34 am1454 km904 miles785 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSun 11:34 am1519 km944 miles820 nmWest W
Port MoresbySun 11:34 am1568 km974 miles847 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenSun 1:34 pm1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaSun 1:34 pm1976 km1228 miles1067 nmEast E

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