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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

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

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

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 00:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 163° 24' East

The ground speed is currently 448.67 meters/second, 1615.2 kilometres/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1003.46 miWest0° 00' 47.4"0.91 miSouth1003.43 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.2"0.12 miWest0° 18' 52.0"21.62 miSouth21.62 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 25' South, Longitude: 144° 14' East

The ground speed is currently 442.00 meters/second, 1591.2 kilometres/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 11.3"988.54 miWest0° 10' 06.5"11.58 miSouth988.37 mi
24 hours12° 39' 30.0"863.81 miEast3° 48' 31.7"261.80 miSouth897.44 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSat 11:50 AM415 km258 miles224 nm ESE
Port VilaSat 11:50 AM622 km386 miles336 nm ESE
HoniaraSat 11:50 AM697 km433 miles376 nm NNW
NoumeaSat 11:50 AM894 km555 miles483 nm SSE
YarenSat 12:50 PM1617 km1005 miles873 nm NNE
Suva *Sat 1:50 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nm ESE
BrisbaneSat 10:50 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nm SW
FunafutiSat 12:50 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nm ENE
Port MoresbySat 10:50 AM1858 km1155 miles1003 nm WNW
CairnsSat 10:50 AM1903 km1182 miles1027 nm W