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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 00:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 03' South, Longitude: 170° 37' 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"1002.09 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 misouth1002.06 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.6"0.11 mieast0° 18' 37.6"21.35 misouth21.35 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 10' South, Longitude: 163° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.44 meters/second, 1567.6 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.23 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 27' 27.7"973.89 miwest0° 08' 47.5"10.07 misouth973.65 mi
24 hours13° 21' 03.7"899.36 mieast3° 08' 32.3"216.06 misouth918.90 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 11:20 AM373 km232 miles202 nmWest W
Port VilaSun 11:20 AM386 km240 miles208 nmSouthwest SW
Lautoka *Sun 1:20 PM783 km487 miles423 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Sun 1:20 PM787 km489 miles425 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sun 1:20 PM900 km559 miles486 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSun 11:20 AM912 km567 miles492 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 12:20 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraSun 11:20 AM1316 km817 miles710 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 1:20 PM1644 km1022 miles888 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSun 12:20 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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