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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 Friday, November 1, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 43' South, Longitude: 166° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.73 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.5"1003.58 miwest0° 00' 47.4"0.91 misouth1003.55 mi
24 hours0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miwest0° 18' 53.3"21.64 misouth21.64 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' South, Longitude: 173° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.49 meters/second, 1593.0 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.50 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 29' 19.8"989.65 miwest0° 10' 11.2"11.67 misouth989.49 mi
24 hours347° 24' 00.4"860.64 miwest3° 51' 08.1"264.78 misouth895.41 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoFri 11:50 AM445 km276 miles240 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 12:50 PM566 km352 miles306 nmWest W
AlofiFri 11:50 AM596 km370 miles322 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 12:50 PM616 km383 miles333 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 11:50 AM777 km483 miles420 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuSat 11:50 AM900 km559 miles486 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSat 11:50 AM999 km620 miles539 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaFri 12:50 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 11:50 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Sat 11:50 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmWest-southwest WSW
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