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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

UTC time = Midnight between Friday, November 1, 2013 and Saturday, November 2, 2013.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 54' 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"1003.51 miWest0° 00' 47.4"0.91 miSouth1003.48 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.7"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° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.21 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' 14.8"989.01 miWest0° 10' 08.5"11.62 miSouth988.84 mi
24 hours12° 38' 02.3"862.49 miEast3° 49' 37.8"263.06 miSouth896.60 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 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nadi *Sat 1:00 PM377 km234 miles203 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Labasa *Sat 1:00 PM417 km259 miles225 nmEast-southeast ESE
Levuka *Sat 1:00 PM453 km282 miles245 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Sat 1:00 PM464 km288 miles250 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSat 12:00 Noon775 km482 miles418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSat 11:00 AM877 km545 miles473 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleSat 11:00 AM942 km585 miles509 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 1:00 PM1179 km733 miles637 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaSat 11:00 AM1301 km809 miles703 nmSouthwest SW

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