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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 = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:30:00 AM.

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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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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 00:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 168° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 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"1003.48 miWest0° 00' 47.4"0.91 miSouth1003.45 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miWest0° 18' 52.3"21.62 miSouth21.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 22' South, Longitude: 149° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.08 meters/second, 1591.5 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.48 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 29' 12.7"988.73 miWest0° 10' 07.3"11.59 miSouth988.56 mi
24 hours12° 38' 54.9"863.28 miEast3° 48' 58.2"262.30 miSouth897.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSat 11:30 AM157 km98 miles85 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSat 11:30 AM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth S
NoumeaSat 11:30 AM860 km534 miles464 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Lautoka *Sat 1:30 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Sat 1:30 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 11:30 AM1090 km677 miles589 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Sat 1:30 PM1135 km705 miles613 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSat 12:30 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSat 12:30 PM1578 km980 miles852 nmNorth N
TarawaSat 12:30 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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