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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.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' South, Longitude: 167° 45' East

The ground speed is currently 438.57 meters/second, 1578.9 kilometres/hour, 981.1 miles/hour or 852.5 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"16.35 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miSouth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.5"980.76 miWest0° 00' 36.3"0.70 miSouth980.73 mi
24 hours0° 03' 05.1"3.36 miEast0° 14' 24.3"16.51 miSouth16.85 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' South, Longitude: 145° 51' West

The ground speed is currently 419.61 meters/second, 1510.6 kilometres/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.7 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' 23.7"15.64 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.4"938.39 miWest0° 04' 52.8"5.60 miNorth938.64 mi
24 hours14° 03' 59.6"916.86 miEast2° 30' 36.5"172.64 miNorth939.66 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaSat 11:34 AM155 km96 miles84 nm NNE
NoumeaSat 11:34 AM384 km239 miles207 nm SSW
LuganvilleSat 11:34 AM394 km245 miles213 nm N
Suva *Sat 1:34 PM1131 km703 miles611 nm E
HoniaraSat 11:34 AM1354 km841 miles731 nm NW
FunafutiSat 12:34 PM1697 km1055 miles916 nm NE
BrisbaneSat 10:34 AM1770 km1100 miles956 nm SW
NukualofaSat 1:34 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nm E
YarenSat 12:34 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nm N
Auckland *Sat 1:34 PM2090 km1299 miles1129 nm SSE