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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 23:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' South, Longitude: 171° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.06 meters/second, 1613.0 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"16.70 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.0"1002.09 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 misouth1002.06 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.1"0.09 mieast0° 18' 38.3"21.36 misouth21.36 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 59' South, Longitude: 179° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.79 meters/second, 1568.9 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 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' 33.0"974.61 miwest0° 08' 52.5"10.17 misouth974.38 mi
24 hours13° 19' 00.6"897.63 mieast3° 10' 57.8"218.82 misouth917.88 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 12:10 PM129 km80 miles70 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sun 1:10 PM134 km83 miles72 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:10 PM158 km98 miles85 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NeiafuSun 12:10 PM474 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiSat 12:10 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mata-UtuSun 11:10 AM529 km328 miles285 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiSun 12:10 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSun 12:10 PM628 km390 miles339 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 12:10 PM775 km482 miles419 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Sun 12:10 PM1118 km695 miles604 nmWest-southwest WSW
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