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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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 03' South
Longitude: 173° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.03 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"16.70 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.0"1002.10 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 misouth1002.07 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.5"0.10 mieast0° 18' 37.8"21.35 misouth21.35 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 08' South
Longitude: 166° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.49 meters/second, 1567.8 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.5 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' 28.6"974.00 miwest0° 08' 48.2"10.09 misouth973.76 mi
24 hours13° 20' 46.3"899.13 mieast3° 08' 53.0"216.45 misouth918.76 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 1:10 PM543 km338 miles293 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Sun 1:10 PM551 km342 miles298 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaSun 11:10 AM593 km368 miles320 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleSun 11:10 AM640 km398 miles346 nmWest W
Suva *Sun 1:10 PM662 km411 miles357 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 12:10 PM981 km610 miles530 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaSun 11:10 AM1065 km661 miles575 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSun 1:10 PM1407 km875 miles760 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 11:10 AM1560 km970 miles843 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sun 2:10 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmEast E
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