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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 23:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' South, Longitude: 174° 06' 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"1000.60 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.57 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 Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 168° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.67 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 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' 48.6"958.63 miwest0° 06' 48.8"7.81 misouth958.39 mi
24 hours13° 57' 13.2"926.99 mieast2° 13' 26.8"152.95 misouth934.13 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 PM270 km168 miles146 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Mon 1:20 PM302 km187 miles163 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mata-UtuMon 11:20 AM318 km197 miles171 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuMon 12:20 PM366 km228 miles198 nmSouth S
Pago PagoSun 12:20 PM385 km239 miles208 nmEast-northeast ENE
PangaiMon 12:20 PM495 km308 miles267 nmSouth S
AlofiSun 12:20 PM605 km376 miles327 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaMon 12:20 PM651 km405 miles352 nmSouth S
Labasa *Mon 12:20 PM709 km441 miles383 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 12:20 PM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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