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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).

= 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 23:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' South, Longitude: 169° 06' West

The ground speed is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.0 kilometres/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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"16.70 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miSouth16.70 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.0"1002.10 miWest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 miSouth1002.07 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.0"0.09 miEast0° 18' 38.5"21.36 miSouth21.36 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' South, Longitude: 176° 36' West

The ground speed is currently 435.84 meters/second, 1569.0 kilometres/hour, 975.0 miles/hour or 847.2 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' 27.5"16.25 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miSouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 27' 33.8"974.72 miWest0° 08' 53.2"10.18 miSouth974.49 mi
24 hours13° 18' 43.4"897.40 miEast3° 11' 18.2"219.21 miSouth917.74 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
Pago PagoSat 12:00 Noon192 km119 miles104 nm WNW
Apia *Sun 1:00 PM317 km197 miles171 nm WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:00 PM365 km227 miles197 nm WNW
AlofiSat 12:00 Noon454 km282 miles245 nm S
NeiafuSun 12:00 Noon657 km408 miles355 nm SW
FakaofoSun 12:00 Noon667 km414 miles360 nm NNW
PangaiSun 12:00 Noon769 km478 miles415 nm SW
Mata-UtuSun 11:00 AM786 km489 miles425 nm WNW
AtafuSun 12:00 Noon808 km502 miles436 nm NNW
NukualofaSun 12:00 Noon934 km580 miles504 nm SW