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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 21:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' South, Longitude: 149° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.68 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.5"1000.77 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.74 mi
24 hours0° 00' 16.5"0.31 mieast0° 18' 24.2"21.09 misouth21.09 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 60' South, Longitude: 144° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.13 meters/second, 1544.9 km/hour, 959.9 miles/hour or 834.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.00 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 25' 55.3"959.74 miwest0° 06' 58.6"8.00 misouth959.49 mi
24 hours13° 54' 56.3"925.41 mieast2° 17' 52.4"158.03 misouth933.31 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 11:40 AM245 km153 miles133 nmSouth S
RarotongaSun 11:40 AM1278 km794 miles690 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 11:40 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSun 10:40 AM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 1:40 PM2281 km1418 miles1232 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Mon 11:40 AM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 10:40 AM2465 km1531 miles1331 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 10:40 AM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 9:40 AM3439 km2137 miles1857 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Mon 10:40 AM3443 km2139 miles1859 nmWest W
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