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Day and Night World Map

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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 23:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 02' South
Longitude: 178° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.04 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.2 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"16.71 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.0"1002.12 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 misouth1002.09 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.3"0.10 mieast0° 18' 37.9"21.35 misouth21.35 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 05' South
Longitude: 171° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.59 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 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' 30.1"974.22 miwest0° 08' 49.6"10.11 misouth973.99 mi
24 hours346° 39' 48.0"898.66 miwest3° 09' 34.0"217.23 misouth918.50 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lautoka *Sun 12:50 PM293 km182 miles158 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Sun 12:50 PM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Sun 12:50 PM344 km214 miles186 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuSun 11:50 AM646 km402 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSun 11:50 AM731 km455 miles395 nmNorth N
NeiafuSun 12:50 PM932 km579 miles503 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSun 12:50 PM958 km595 miles517 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSun 12:50 PM977 km607 miles528 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaSun 10:50 AM1088 km676 miles588 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 1:50 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmEast E
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