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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° 36' 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"1003.54 miwest0° 00' 47.4"0.91 misouth1003.51 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° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.33 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' 17.0"989.29 miwest0° 10' 09.6"11.64 misouth989.12 mi
24 hours12° 37' 09.6"861.70 mieast3° 50' 16.8"263.80 misouth896.09 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 AM164 km102 miles89 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Labasa *Sat 12:30 PM472 km293 miles255 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:30 PM485 km301 miles262 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuSat 12:30 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Sat 1:30 PM530 km330 miles286 nmEast E
Levuka *Sat 12:30 PM588 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiSat 12:30 PM612 km380 miles330 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoFri 12:30 PM638 km396 miles344 nmEast E
Suva *Sat 12:30 PM652 km405 miles352 nmSouthwest SW
Lautoka *Sat 12:30 PM711 km442 miles384 nmWest-southwest WSW
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