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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 01:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 04' South, Longitude: 153° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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"1002.02 miwest0° 00' 46.7"0.89 misouth1001.99 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.2"0.12 mieast0° 18' 36.9"21.33 misouth21.33 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 20' South, Longitude: 146° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.09 meters/second, 1566.3 km/hour, 973.3 miles/hour or 845.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.22 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 27' 22.6"973.11 miwest0° 08' 42.3"9.98 misouth972.87 mi
24 hours13° 23' 03.9"900.98 mieast3° 06' 06.6"213.28 misouth919.82 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 11:30 AM812 km505 miles439 nmWest-southwest WSW
GizoSun 12:30 PM870 km541 miles470 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySun 11:30 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraSun 12:30 PM970 km603 miles524 nmNortheast NE
ArawaSun 11:30 AM1013 km629 miles547 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneSun 11:30 AM1374 km854 miles742 nmSouth S
Port VilaSun 12:30 PM1650 km1025 miles891 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraSun 10:30 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Sun 12:30 PM2092 km1300 miles1129 nmSouth S
YarenSun 1:30 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmNortheast NE
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