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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 02:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 05' South, Longitude: 135° 37' 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"1001.95 miwest0° 00' 46.7"0.89 misouth1001.92 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° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.74 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' 17.3"972.33 miwest0° 08' 37.3"9.88 misouth972.09 mi
24 hours13° 25' 03.7"902.58 mieast3° 03' 38.3"210.45 misouth920.73 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 PM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinSun 12:10 PM592 km368 miles320 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsSun 12:10 PM972 km604 miles525 nmSouth S
CairnsSun 12:40 PM1106 km687 miles597 nmEast-southeast ESE
DiliSun 11:40 AM1310 km814 miles707 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbySun 12:40 PM1403 km872 miles758 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSun 11:40 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSun 11:40 AM1581 km982 miles854 nmNorth N
EuclaSun 11:25 AM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakassarSun 10:40 AM2086 km1296 miles1127 nmWest-northwest WNW
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