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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 23:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' South, Longitude: 176° 36' 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"1000.59 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.56 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 Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 170° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.62 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' 47.9"958.53 miwest0° 06' 47.9"7.79 misouth958.28 mi
24 hours13° 57' 26.8"927.15 mieast2° 12' 59.7"152.43 misouth934.22 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 AM231 km144 miles125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuMon 12:30 PM460 km286 miles248 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 1:30 PM505 km314 miles272 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Mon 1:30 PM547 km340 miles295 nmEast-northeast ENE
PangaiMon 12:30 PM549 km341 miles296 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Mon 12:30 PM614 km381 miles331 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSun 12:30 PM646 km402 miles349 nmEast E
NukualofaMon 12:30 PM658 km409 miles355 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Lautoka *Mon 12:30 PM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Mon 12:30 PM694 km431 miles375 nmWest-southwest WSW
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