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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 23:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 43' South, Longitude: 176° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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"1003.61 miwest0° 00' 47.4"0.91 misouth1003.58 mi
24 hours0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miwest0° 18' 52.9"21.64 misouth21.64 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 12' South, Longitude: 163° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.32 meters/second, 1592.4 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 29' 16.8"989.34 miwest0° 10' 09.6"11.64 misouth989.17 mi
24 hours12° 37' 11.6"861.79 mieast3° 50' 15.4"263.79 misouth896.17 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuSat 11:30 AM175 km109 miles95 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:30 PM514 km320 miles278 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuSat 12:30 PM533 km331 miles288 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Sat 1:30 PM560 km348 miles302 nmEast E
PangaiSat 12:30 PM624 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Sat 12:30 PM628 km390 miles339 nmSouthwest SW
Pago PagoFri 12:30 PM668 km415 miles361 nmEast E
Lautoka *Sat 12:30 PM685 km425 miles370 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Sat 12:30 PM699 km434 miles377 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 12:30 PM732 km455 miles395 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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