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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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= 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 23:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' South, Longitude: 179° 06' West

The ground speed is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 kilometres/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 870.9 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"1002.06 miWest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 miSouth1002.03 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miEast0° 18' 38.0"21.35 miSouth21.35 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 04' South, Longitude: 173° 45' East

The ground speed is currently 435.64 meters/second, 1568.3 kilometres/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 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"16.24 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miSouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 27' 30.8"974.28 miWest0° 08' 50.4"10.13 miSouth974.04 mi
24 hours346° 40' 07.2"898.34 miWest3° 09' 56.7"217.65 miSouth918.28 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
Labasa *Sun 12:40 PM225 km140 miles121 nm SW
Levuka *Sun 12:40 PM366 km228 miles198 nm SW
Mata-UtuSun 11:40 AM371 km230 miles200 nm ENE
Suva *Sun 12:40 PM433 km269 miles234 nm SW
Lautoka *Sun 12:40 PM465 km289 miles251 nm SW
Nadi *Sun 12:40 PM482 km299 miles260 nm SW
NeiafuSun 12:40 PM676 km420 miles365 nm SE
PangaiSun 12:40 PM731 km454 miles394 nm SE
FunafutiSun 11:40 AM744 km463 miles402 nm NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:40 PM756 km470 miles408 nm E