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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 23:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' South, Longitude: 174° 06' 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"1002.08 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 misouth1002.05 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.1"0.10 mieast0° 18' 38.3"21.36 misouth21.36 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 01' South, Longitude: 178° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.74 meters/second, 1568.7 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.24 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.3"974.50 miwest0° 08' 51.8"10.15 misouth974.26 mi
24 hours346° 40' 41.8"897.87 miwest3° 10' 37.5"218.43 misouth918.01 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:20 PM249 km154 miles134 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sun 1:20 PM284 km177 miles154 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mata-UtuSun 11:20 AM294 km183 miles159 nmNorthwest NW
Pago PagoSat 12:20 PM376 km234 miles203 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuSun 12:20 PM401 km249 miles216 nmSouth S
PangaiSun 12:20 PM529 km329 miles286 nmSouth S
AlofiSat 12:20 PM629 km391 miles340 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSun 12:20 PM685 km426 miles370 nmSouth S
FakaofoSun 12:20 PM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Labasa *Sun 12:20 PM716 km445 miles387 nmWest-southwest WSW
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