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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 = Monday, October 14, 2013 at 9:50:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 28' South, Longitude: 151° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.89 meters/second, 1652.0 km/hour, 1026.5 miles/hour or 892.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.11 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miSouth17.11 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.5"1026.44 miWest0° 00' 55.5"1.06 miSouth1026.42 mi
24 hours0° 03' 19.2"3.79 miWest0° 22' 08.7"25.36 miSouth25.65 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 46' South, Longitude: 20° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.88 meters/second, 1601.6 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.58 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 29' 11.8"995.07 miWest0° 10' 59.2"12.59 miNorth995.33 mi
24 hours12° 10' 18.2"836.07 miEast4° 30' 26.7"309.72 miNorth894.44 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 11:50 AM1016 km631 miles549 nmSouth S
KiritimatiTue 11:50 AM1340 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaMon 11:50 AM1697 km1054 miles916 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 10:50 AM2225 km1382 miles1201 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 11:50 AM2341 km1455 miles1264 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 10:50 AM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 1:50 PM2882 km1791 miles1556 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaTue 10:50 AM2949 km1833 miles1593 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 9:50 AM2981 km1852 miles1610 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 9:50 AM3276 km2035 miles1769 nmWest W

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