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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

UTC time = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:30:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 23:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' South, Longitude: 176° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 870.9 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"1002.07 miWest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 miSouth1002.04 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miEast0° 18' 38.2"21.36 miSouth21.36 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 02' South, Longitude: 176° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.69 meters/second, 1568.5 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 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 miSouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.5"974.39 miWest0° 08' 51.1"10.14 miSouth974.15 mi
24 hours346° 40' 24.5"898.10 miWest3° 10' 17.2"218.04 miSouth918.15 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuSun 11:30 AM198 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Labasa *Sun 12:30 PM458 km285 miles247 nmWest-southwest WSW
NeiafuSun 12:30 PM488 km303 miles263 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:30 PM494 km307 miles267 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sun 1:30 PM538 km334 miles290 nmEast-northeast ENE
Levuka *Sun 12:30 PM569 km353 miles307 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSun 12:30 PM580 km360 miles313 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Sun 12:30 PM632 km393 miles341 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSat 12:30 PM641 km398 miles346 nmEast E
NukualofaSun 12:30 PM691 km429 miles373 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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