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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 00:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 03' South, Longitude: 165° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.02 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"1002.07 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.89 misouth1002.04 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.7"0.11 mieast0° 18' 37.5"21.34 misouth21.34 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 13' South, Longitude: 159° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.34 meters/second, 1567.2 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 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' 26.2"973.67 miwest0° 08' 46.1"10.05 misouth973.43 mi
24 hours13° 21' 38.0"899.83 mieast3° 07' 51.0"215.27 misouth919.16 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 11:40 AM175 km109 miles94 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSun 11:40 AM414 km257 miles223 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaSun 11:40 AM803 km499 miles434 nmSouth S
HoniaraSun 11:40 AM875 km544 miles473 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Sun 1:40 PM1408 km875 miles760 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSun 12:40 PM1612 km1002 miles870 nmNorth N
FunafutiSun 12:40 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneSun 10:40 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSun 12:40 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySun 10:40 AM2098 km1303 miles1133 nmWest-northwest WNW
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