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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 22:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' South, Longitude: 166° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 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"1002.11 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 misouth1002.08 mi
24 hours0° 00' 04.9"0.09 mieast0° 18' 38.6"21.36 misouth21.36 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 56' South, Longitude: 174° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.89 meters/second, 1569.2 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.3 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' 34.5"974.84 miwest0° 08' 53.8"10.19 misouth974.60 mi
24 hours13° 18' 26.0"897.16 mieast3° 11' 38.3"219.59 misouth917.61 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 11:50 AM449 km279 miles243 nmWest W
AlofiSat 11:50 AM568 km353 miles307 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sun 12:50 PM573 km356 miles309 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 12:50 PM622 km387 miles336 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 11:50 AM804 km499 miles434 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuSun 11:50 AM883 km549 miles477 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSun 11:50 AM979 km608 miles528 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSat 12:50 PM996 km619 miles538 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSun 11:50 AM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Sun 11:50 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmWest-southwest WSW
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