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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 00:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 163° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.67 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 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"1003.53 miwest0° 00' 47.4"0.91 misouth1003.50 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: 143° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.99 meters/second, 1591.2 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 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' 11.2"988.60 miwest0° 10' 06.4"11.58 misouth988.43 mi
24 hours12° 39' 32.0"863.90 mieast3° 48' 30.2"261.79 misouth897.52 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSat 11:50 AM444 km276 miles240 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSat 11:50 AM647 km402 miles349 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 11:50 AM681 km423 miles368 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaSat 11:50 AM904 km562 miles488 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GizoSat 11:50 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmNorthwest NW
YarenSat 12:50 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Sat 1:50 PM1677 km1042 miles905 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneSat 10:50 AM1755 km1091 miles948 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySat 10:50 AM1830 km1137 miles988 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSat 10:50 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmWest W
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