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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 1:30:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 24' 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"1001.95 miWest0° 00' 46.7"0.89 miSouth1001.92 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: 147° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.10 meters/second, 1566.4 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' 22.7"973.06 miWest0° 08' 42.5"9.98 miSouth972.81 mi
24 hours13° 23' 02.0"900.89 miEast3° 06' 09.0"213.31 miSouth919.74 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 AM841 km523 miles454 nmWest-southwest WSW
GizoSun 12:30 PM856 km532 miles462 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySun 11:30 AM917 km570 miles495 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraSun 12:30 PM947 km588 miles511 nmNortheast NE
ArawaSun 11:30 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneSun 11:30 AM1374 km854 miles742 nmSouth S
Port VilaSun 12:30 PM1620 km1007 miles875 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraSun 10:30 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Sun 12:30 PM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmSouth S
YarenSun 1:30 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmNortheast NE

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