The Gates of Morning were at the absolute east of Arda during the Second Age, and the place where Sun arose from.
Its counterpart is the Door of Night in the far west of the world. This place was observed by the Númenóreans during their sea voyages into the east of Arda.
- ↑ The Complete Guide to Middle-earth
- ↑ The Atlas of Middle-earth, The Second Age, "Voyages of the Númenóreans"
- ↑ The Silmarillion, Akallabêth (The Downfall of Númenor)