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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 23:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 178° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.70 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"1003.52 miwest0° 00' 47.4"0.91 misouth1003.49 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miwest0° 18' 52.7"21.63 misouth21.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 15' South, Longitude: 158° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.25 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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' 15.5"989.10 miwest0° 10' 08.9"11.62 misouth988.93 mi
24 hours12° 37' 44.7"862.23 mieast3° 49' 50.9"263.31 misouth896.43 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lautoka *Sat 12:50 PM334 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Sat 12:50 PM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Sat 12:50 PM377 km234 miles204 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuSat 11:50 AM608 km378 miles328 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSat 11:50 AM693 km430 miles374 nmNorth N
NeiafuSat 12:50 PM921 km572 miles497 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSat 12:50 PM954 km593 miles515 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSat 12:50 PM981 km610 miles530 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:50 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmEast E
Apia *Sat 1:50 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmEast E
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