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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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 00:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' South, Longitude: 174° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.32 meters/second, 1574.3 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.31 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.4"978.01 miwest0° 00' 34.7"0.66 misouth977.98 mi
24 hours0° 03' 29.1"3.79 mieast0° 13' 42.6"15.72 misouth16.17 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 00:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 40' South, Longitude: 112° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.87 meters/second, 1565.5 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.21 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.2"972.68 miwest0° 09' 34.2"10.97 minorth973.07 mi
24 hours12° 18' 13.6"827.07 mieast4° 04' 48.3"280.47 minorth879.41 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nadi *Mon 1:06 PM354 km220 miles191 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Mon 1:06 PM370 km230 miles200 nmNortheast NE
Suva *Mon 1:06 PM433 km269 miles234 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaMon 11:06 AM688 km428 miles372 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaMon 11:06 AM899 km558 miles485 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleMon 11:06 AM901 km560 miles486 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 1:06 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 12:06 PM1314 km817 miles710 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Mon 2:06 PM1585 km985 miles856 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSun 1:06 PM1631 km1013 miles880 nmEast E
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