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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 2:40:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 02:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 05' South, Longitude: 135° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.97 meters/second, 1612.7 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"1001.88 miWest0° 00' 46.7"0.89 miSouth1001.85 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miEast0° 18' 36.1"21.32 miSouth21.32 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 30' South, Longitude: 130° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.75 meters/second, 1565.1 km/hour, 972.5 miles/hour or 845.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.21 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 27' 17.4"972.27 miWest0° 08' 37.4"9.88 miSouth972.03 mi
24 hours13° 25' 01.7"902.49 miEast3° 03' 40.7"210.48 miSouth920.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekSun 12:10 PM538 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinSun 12:10 PM618 km384 miles334 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsSun 12:10 PM978 km607 miles528 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSun 12:40 PM1077 km669 miles581 nmEast-southeast ESE
DiliSun 11:40 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbySun 12:40 PM1376 km855 miles743 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSun 11:40 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSun 11:40 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmNorth N
EuclaSun 11:25 AM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakassarSun 10:40 AM2112 km1313 miles1141 nmWest-northwest WNW

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