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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 10:40:00 PM.

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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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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 01' South, Longitude: 164° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.08 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.71 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.0"1002.12 miWest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 miSouth1002.09 mi
24 hours0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miEast0° 18' 38.7"21.37 miSouth21.37 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 55' South, Longitude: 171° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.94 meters/second, 1569.4 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.25 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miSouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 27' 35.4"974.95 miWest0° 08' 54.5"10.21 miSouth974.71 mi
24 hours13° 18' 08.6"896.93 miEast3° 11' 58.5"219.98 miSouth917.47 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoSat 11:40 AM716 km445 miles387 nmWest W
AlofiSat 11:40 AM763 km474 miles412 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSat 12:40 PM825 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Sun 12:40 PM837 km520 miles452 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 12:40 PM887 km551 miles479 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 11:40 AM994 km618 miles537 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 11:40 AM1355 km842 miles731 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSat 12:40 PM1578 km981 miles852 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sun 11:40 AM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 10:40 AM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmWest-northwest WNW

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