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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° 36' 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"1000.65 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.62 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° 05' South, Longitude: 156° 04' 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"959.16 miwest0° 06' 53.8"7.91 misouth958.91 mi
24 hours13° 56' 04.3"926.17 mieast2° 15' 41.6"155.52 misouth933.69 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 PM681 km423 miles368 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiSun 11:30 AM975 km606 miles527 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSun 11:30 AM987 km613 miles533 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 12:30 PM1108 km689 miles598 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:30 AM1238 km769 miles668 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSun 12:30 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 11:30 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 12:30 PM1959 km1218 miles1058 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Mon 11:30 AM2151 km1337 miles1162 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 10:30 AM2220 km1379 miles1199 nmWest-northwest WNW
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