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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 22:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' South, Longitude: 161° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.42 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 59.4"1000.72 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.69 mi
24 hours0° 00' 17.0"0.32 mieast0° 18' 23.6"21.08 misouth21.08 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' South, Longitude: 156° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.90 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.99 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 51.9"959.21 miwest0° 06' 53.7"7.90 misouth958.97 mi
24 hours13° 56' 06.0"926.25 mieast2° 15' 38.6"155.48 misouth933.76 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 12:30 PM690 km429 miles372 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiSun 11:30 AM948 km589 miles512 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSun 11:30 AM957 km594 miles517 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 12:30 PM1078 km670 miles582 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:30 AM1212 km753 miles655 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSun 12:30 PM1337 km831 miles722 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 11:30 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 12:30 PM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Mon 11:30 AM2122 km1318 miles1146 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 10:30 AM2191 km1362 miles1183 nmWest-northwest WNW
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