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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° 36' 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"1000.63 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.60 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: 160° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.81 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' 50.6"958.95 miwest0° 06' 51.8"7.87 misouth958.70 mi
24 hours13° 56' 32.0"926.50 mieast2° 14' 47.9"154.50 misouth933.87 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 AM457 km284 miles247 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 11:50 AM541 km336 miles292 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Mon 12:50 PM581 km361 miles314 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 12:50 PM631 km392 miles341 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoMon 11:50 AM831 km516 miles448 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuMon 11:50 AM867 km539 miles468 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiMon 11:50 AM960 km596 miles518 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSun 12:50 PM972 km604 miles525 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaMon 11:50 AM1113 km691 miles601 nmSouthwest SW
Suva *Mon 11:50 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmWest-southwest WSW
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