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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 22:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 01' South, Longitude: 164° 23' 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"1002.19 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 misouth1002.16 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: 172° 03' 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' 35.2"975.00 miwest0° 08' 54.5"10.21 misouth974.76 mi
24 hours13° 18' 10.5"897.01 mieast3° 11' 56.3"219.95 misouth917.55 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 AM686 km426 miles370 nmWest W
AlofiSat 11:40 AM739 km459 miles399 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sun 12:40 PM808 km502 miles436 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 12:40 PM842 km523 miles455 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 12:40 PM857 km533 miles463 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 11:40 AM973 km605 miles526 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 11:40 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSat 12:40 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sun 11:40 AM1866 km1159 miles1008 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 10:40 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-northwest WNW
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