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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 10:40:00 PM.

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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 22:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' South, Longitude: 164° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.42 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.8 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"1000.64 miWest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 miSouth1000.61 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 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 07' South, Longitude: 158° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.85 meters/second, 1543.9 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 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' 51.3"959.05 miWest0° 06' 52.8"7.89 miSouth958.81 mi
24 hours13° 56' 18.3"926.33 miEast2° 15' 14.7"155.01 miSouth933.78 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoSun 11:40 AM720 km448 miles389 nmWest W
AlofiSun 11:40 AM743 km462 miles401 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 12:40 PM797 km495 miles430 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Mon 12:40 PM843 km524 miles455 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 12:40 PM893 km555 miles482 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:40 AM1016 km631 miles549 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaMon 11:40 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSun 12:40 PM1571 km976 miles848 nmEast E
Suva *Mon 11:40 AM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiMon 10:40 AM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmWest-northwest WNW

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