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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 00:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 03' South, Longitude: 163° 24' 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"1001.99 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.89 misouth1001.96 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.9"0.11 mieast0° 18' 37.4"21.34 misouth21.34 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 14' South, Longitude: 156° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.30 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.1 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' 25.6"973.50 miwest0° 08' 45.3"10.03 misouth973.26 mi
24 hours13° 21' 53.4"899.97 mieast3° 07' 32.5"214.90 misouth919.21 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 11:50 AM409 km254 miles221 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 11:50 AM603 km375 miles326 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 11:50 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaSun 11:50 AM861 km535 miles465 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Sun 1:50 PM1639 km1018 miles885 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSun 12:50 PM1652 km1026 miles892 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneSun 10:50 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 12:50 PM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbySun 10:50 AM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 10:50 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmWest W
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