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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° 54' 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"1002.02 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 misouth1001.99 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° 09' South, Longitude: 164° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.45 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 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 27' 27.9"973.84 miwest0° 08' 47.5"10.07 misouth973.60 mi
24 hours13° 21' 01.8"899.27 mieast3° 08' 34.7"216.09 misouth918.82 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 AM403 km251 miles218 nmWest W
Port VilaSun 11:20 AM405 km252 miles219 nmSouthwest SW
Lautoka *Sun 1:20 PM756 km470 miles408 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Sun 1:20 PM760 km472 miles410 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sun 1:20 PM873 km542 miles471 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSun 11:20 AM927 km576 miles500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 12:20 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraSun 11:20 AM1342 km834 miles725 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 1:20 PM1617 km1005 miles873 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSun 12:20 PM1664 km1034 miles898 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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