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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 00:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 03' South
Longitude: 168° 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"1002.08 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.90 misouth1002.05 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.7"0.11 mieast0° 18' 37.6"21.35 misouth21.35 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 11' South
Longitude: 161° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.39 meters/second, 1567.4 km/hour, 973.9 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' 27.0"973.78 miwest0° 08' 46.8"10.06 misouth973.54 mi
24 hours13° 21' 20.8"899.59 mieast3° 08' 11.6"215.66 misouth919.03 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 AM114 km71 miles61 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSun 11:30 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
NoumeaSun 11:30 AM818 km508 miles442 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSun 11:30 AM1084 km673 miles585 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Sun 1:30 PM1151 km715 miles622 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 12:30 PM1408 km875 miles760 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSun 12:30 PM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 1:30 PM1888 km1173 miles1020 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaSun 12:30 PM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneSun 10:30 AM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmSouthwest SW
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