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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 Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 23:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 24' South, Longitude: 178° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.35 meters/second, 1617.6 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.9"1005.05 miwest0° 00' 48.0"0.92 misouth1005.02 mi
24 hours0° 00' 19.0"0.35 miwest0° 19' 07.0"21.91 misouth21.91 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 03' South, Longitude: 146° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.10 meters/second, 1609.6 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.4"1000.07 miwest0° 10' 46.1"12.33 misouth1000.01 mi
24 hours11° 58' 00.4"824.61 mieast4° 12' 35.9"289.33 misouth870.67 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lautoka *Fri 12:50 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Fri 12:50 PM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Fri 12:50 PM414 km257 miles223 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuFri 11:50 AM629 km391 miles340 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 11:50 AM662 km412 miles358 nmNorth N
NeiafuFri 12:50 PM964 km599 miles521 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiFri 12:50 PM999 km621 miles539 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 12:50 PM1027 km638 miles555 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Fri 1:50 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmEast E
Port VilaFri 10:50 AM1112 km691 miles600 nmWest-southwest WSW
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