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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 22:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' South, Longitude: 166° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.41 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"1000.70 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.67 mi
24 hours0° 00' 17.1"0.32 mieast0° 18' 23.5"21.08 misouth21.08 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 08' South, Longitude: 161° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.80 meters/second, 1543.7 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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' 50.5"959.00 miwest0° 06' 51.7"7.87 misouth958.76 mi
24 hours13° 56' 33.5"926.58 mieast2° 14' 44.9"154.45 misouth933.94 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 11:50 AM428 km266 miles231 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 11:50 AM523 km325 miles282 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Mon 12:50 PM553 km343 miles298 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 12:50 PM602 km374 miles325 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoMon 11:50 AM813 km505 miles439 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuMon 11:50 AM840 km522 miles454 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiMon 11:50 AM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSun 12:50 PM994 km618 miles537 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaMon 11:50 AM1089 km676 miles588 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Mon 11:50 AM1597 km992 miles862 nmWest-southwest WSW
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