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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

UTC time = Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 03' South, Longitude: 168° 24' 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"1002.01 miWest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 miSouth1001.98 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miEast0° 18' 37.6"21.34 miSouth21.34 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 11' South, Longitude: 161° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.40 meters/second, 1567.4 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.3 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' 27.2"973.72 miWest0° 08' 46.8"10.06 miSouth973.48 mi
24 hours13° 21' 18.9"899.50 miEast3° 08' 14.0"215.69 miSouth918.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 11:30 AM141 km88 miles76 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSun 11:30 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
NoumeaSun 11:30 AM826 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Lautoka *Sun 1:30 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Sun 1:30 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 11:30 AM1109 km689 miles599 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Sun 1:30 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 12:30 PM1380 km858 miles745 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSun 12:30 PM1612 km1002 miles871 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 1:30 PM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmEast-southeast ESE

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