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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 23:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' South, Longitude: 179° 23' 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"1000.65 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.62 mi
24 hours0° 00' 17.5"0.33 mieast0° 18' 23.0"21.07 misouth21.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' South, Longitude: 173° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.57 meters/second, 1542.8 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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' 47.2"958.48 miwest0° 06' 46.7"7.77 misouth958.23 mi
24 hours13° 57' 41.9"927.39 mieast2° 12' 29.5"151.87 misouth934.38 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Suva *Mon 12:40 PM387 km241 miles209 nmSouthwest SW
Mata-UtuMon 11:40 AM414 km257 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Mon 12:40 PM420 km261 miles227 nmSouthwest SW
Nadi *Mon 12:40 PM437 km271 miles236 nmSouthwest SW
NeiafuMon 12:40 PM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiMon 12:40 PM727 km452 miles393 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiMon 11:40 AM771 km479 miles416 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaMon 12:40 PM778 km483 miles420 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 1:40 PM792 km492 miles428 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Mon 1:40 PM837 km520 miles452 nmEast E
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