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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 23:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' South, Longitude: 179° 06' 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"1002.06 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 of the movement is currently 435.64 meters/second, 1568.3 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 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' 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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Labasa *Sun 12:40 PM225 km140 miles121 nmSouthwest SW
Levuka *Sun 12:40 PM366 km228 miles198 nmSouthwest SW
Mata-UtuSun 11:40 AM371 km230 miles200 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Sun 12:40 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSouthwest SW
Lautoka *Sun 12:40 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSouthwest SW
Nadi *Sun 12:40 PM482 km299 miles260 nmSouthwest SW
NeiafuSun 12:40 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSun 12:40 PM731 km454 miles394 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSun 11:40 AM744 km462 miles402 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:40 PM756 km470 miles408 nmEast E
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