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Day and Night World Map

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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 22:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 20' South
Longitude: 164° 23' 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"1000.71 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.68 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 07' South
Longitude: 158° 45' 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' 51.2"959.11 miwest0° 06' 52.7"7.88 misouth958.86 mi
24 hours13° 56' 19.7"926.41 mieast2° 15' 11.8"154.96 misouth933.85 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 AM691 km429 miles373 nmWest W
AlofiSun 11:40 AM718 km446 miles388 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Mon 12:40 PM813 km505 miles439 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 12:40 PM814 km506 miles440 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoMon 11:40 AM995 km619 miles538 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaMon 11:40 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSun 12:40 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmEast E
Suva *Mon 11:40 AM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiMon 10:40 AM1938 km1204 miles1047 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 12:40 PM2055 km1277 miles1109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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