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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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 00:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 175° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.69 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"1003.58 miwest0° 00' 47.4"0.91 misouth1003.55 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miwest0° 18' 52.6"21.63 misouth21.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 00:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 17' South, Longitude: 156° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.20 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 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' 14.7"989.07 miwest0° 10' 08.4"11.62 misouth988.89 mi
24 hours12° 38' 04.1"862.58 mieast3° 49' 36.3"263.05 misouth896.68 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 1:00 PM374 km232 miles202 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nadi *Sat 1:00 PM391 km243 miles211 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Sat 1:00 PM482 km299 miles260 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSat 12:00 Noon791 km492 miles427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSat 11:00 AM849 km527 miles458 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleSat 11:00 AM912 km567 miles492 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 1:00 PM1203 km748 miles650 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaSat 11:00 AM1278 km794 miles690 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sat 2:00 PM1364 km848 miles736 nmEast E
FakaofoSat 1:00 PM1549 km962 miles836 nmEast-northeast ENE
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