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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° 07' 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"1002.06 miwest0° 00' 46.8"0.89 misouth1002.03 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° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.29 meters/second, 1567.0 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' 25.5"973.56 miwest0° 08' 45.3"10.03 misouth973.32 mi
24 hours13° 21' 55.4"900.06 mieast3° 07' 30.1"214.87 misouth919.29 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 AM439 km273 miles237 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 11:50 AM629 km391 miles340 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 11:50 AM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaSun 11:50 AM872 km542 miles471 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 12:50 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Sun 1:50 PM1668 km1036 miles901 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneSun 10:50 AM1727 km1073 miles932 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySun 10:50 AM1840 km1143 miles993 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 10:50 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 12:50 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmEast-northeast ENE
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