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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 12:40:00 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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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° 54' 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"1002.00 miWest0° 00' 46.8"0.89 miSouth1001.97 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° 12' South, Longitude: 159° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.35 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' 26.3"973.61 miWest0° 08' 46.1"10.05 miSouth973.37 mi
24 hours13° 21' 36.2"899.74 miEast3° 07' 53.3"215.30 miSouth919.08 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 AM147 km91 miles79 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSun 11:40 AM394 km245 miles213 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaSun 11:40 AM802 km498 miles433 nmSouth S
HoniaraSun 11:40 AM897 km557 miles484 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Sun 1:40 PM1379 km857 miles745 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSun 12:40 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth N
FunafutiSun 12:40 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneSun 10:40 AM1914 km1190 miles1034 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSun 12:40 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaSun 1:40 PM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmEast-southeast ESE

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