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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

UTC time = Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:02:00 PM.

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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

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 22' South, Longitude: 168° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.11 meters/second, 1656.4 km/hour, 1029.2 miles/hour or 894.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.15 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miSouth17.15 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.4"1029.19 miWest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 miSouth1029.18 mi
24 hours0° 03' 42.3"4.24 miWest0° 22' 29.0"25.75 miSouth26.10 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' South, Longitude: 76° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.46 meters/second, 1535.2 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.90 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miNorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.6"953.74 miWest0° 05' 50.8"6.70 miNorth954.01 mi
24 hours13° 24' 42.1"886.32 miEast2° 48' 21.2"192.93 miNorth913.25 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSat 12:02 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiSat 12:02 PM453 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 1:02 PM784 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoFri 12:02 PM791 km492 miles427 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:02 PM796 km494 miles430 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandFri 11:02 AM1190 km739 miles642 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:02 PM1299 km807 miles701 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 11:02 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 1:02 PM1636 km1017 miles884 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSat 12:02 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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