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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 23:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 21' South
Longitude: 174° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.40 meters/second, 1610.6 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"1000.67 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.64 mi
24 hours0° 00' 17.4"0.32 mieast0° 18' 23.2"21.07 misouth21.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 11' South
Longitude: 168° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.66 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 48.5"958.69 miwest0° 06' 48.8"7.81 misouth958.44 mi
24 hours13° 57' 14.6"927.07 mieast2° 13' 23.7"152.90 misouth934.21 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 1:20 PM293 km182 miles158 nmNortheast NE
Mata-UtuMon 11:20 AM297 km185 miles160 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Mon 1:20 PM327 km203 miles177 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuMon 12:20 PM368 km229 miles199 nmSouth S
Pago PagoSun 12:20 PM414 km257 miles223 nmEast-northeast ENE
PangaiMon 12:20 PM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth S
AlofiSun 12:20 PM627 km390 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaMon 12:20 PM647 km402 miles349 nmSouth S
FakaofoMon 12:20 PM744 km463 miles402 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Mon 12:20 PM827 km514 miles446 nmWest-southwest WSW
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