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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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 03' South, Longitude: 175° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.04 meters/second, 1612.9 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"1002.11 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 misouth1002.08 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.5"0.10 mieast0° 18' 37.9"21.35 misouth21.35 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 07' South, Longitude: 168° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.54 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 27' 29.3"974.11 miwest0° 08' 48.9"10.10 misouth973.87 mi
24 hours346° 39' 30.7"898.89 miwest3° 09' 13.5"216.84 misouth918.63 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 1:00 PM345 km214 miles186 nmSoutheast SE
Nadi *Sun 1:00 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Sun 1:00 PM455 km283 miles246 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSun 12:00 Noon821 km510 miles444 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSun 11:00 AM835 km519 miles451 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleSun 11:00 AM908 km564 miles490 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 1:00 PM1182 km735 miles638 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaSun 11:00 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sun 2:00 PM1366 km849 miles738 nmEast E
FakaofoSun 1:00 PM1562 km970 miles843 nmEast-northeast ENE
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