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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 1:50:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 01:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 04' South, Longitude: 148° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.99 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"1001.93 miWest0° 00' 46.7"0.89 miSouth1001.90 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miEast0° 18' 36.8"21.33 miSouth21.33 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 23' South, Longitude: 142° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.00 meters/second, 1566.0 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 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' 21.2"972.83 miWest0° 08' 41.0"9.95 miSouth972.59 mi
24 hours13° 23' 36.4"901.35 miEast3° 05' 26.8"212.50 miSouth920.00 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 11:50 AM348 km216 miles188 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySun 11:50 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LaeSun 11:50 AM934 km581 miles505 nmNorth N
HoniaraSun 12:50 PM1403 km872 miles757 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneSun 11:50 AM1454 km904 miles785 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraSun 10:50 AM1623 km1008 miles876 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsSun 11:20 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinSun 11:20 AM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmWest W
Sydney *Sun 12:50 PM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmSouth S
Port VilaSun 12:50 PM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmEast E

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