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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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 49' South, Longitude: 158° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.50 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.5"1003.09 miwest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 misouth1003.06 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.5"0.10 miwest0° 18' 47.6"21.54 misouth21.54 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 14° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.51 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.8"938.09 miwest0° 00' 38.4"0.74 minorth938.06 mi
24 hours11° 39' 51.5"753.99 mieast0° 11' 23.2"13.06 misouth754.58 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraFri 12:10 PM620 km385 miles335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoFri 12:10 PM762 km473 miles411 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleFri 12:10 PM946 km588 miles511 nmEast E
ArawaFri 11:10 AM1000 km621 miles540 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaFri 12:10 PM1108 km688 miles598 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaFri 12:10 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyFri 11:10 AM1357 km843 miles732 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsFri 11:10 AM1371 km852 miles741 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneFri 11:10 AM1507 km936 miles814 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 1:10 PM1837 km1142 miles992 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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