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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 23:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 21' South
Longitude: 176° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.39 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"1000.66 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.63 mi
24 hours0° 00' 17.5"0.32 mieast0° 18' 23.1"21.07 misouth21.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 12' South
Longitude: 170° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.61 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 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' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.8"958.58 miwest0° 06' 47.7"7.79 misouth958.34 mi
24 hours13° 57' 28.3"927.23 mieast2° 12' 56.6"152.39 misouth934.29 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuMon 11:30 AM239 km149 miles129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuMon 12:30 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 1:30 PM533 km331 miles288 nmEast-northeast ENE
PangaiMon 12:30 PM562 km349 miles304 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Mon 1:30 PM575 km358 miles311 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Mon 12:30 PM588 km365 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
Lautoka *Mon 12:30 PM654 km407 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaMon 12:30 PM665 km413 miles359 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nadi *Mon 12:30 PM667 km414 miles360 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSun 12:30 PM676 km420 miles365 nmEast E
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