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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 Monday, November 4, 2013 at 00:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' South, Longitude: 175° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.38 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.6 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"1000.63 miwest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 misouth1000.60 mi
24 hours0° 00' 17.7"0.33 mieast0° 18' 22.7"21.06 misouth21.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 00:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 16' South, Longitude: 177° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.47 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 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' 45.8"958.27 miwest0° 06' 44.6"7.73 misouth958.02 mi
24 hours13° 58' 09.0"927.71 mieast2° 11' 35.1"150.83 misouth934.55 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Lautoka *Mon 1:00 PM317 km197 miles171 nmSoutheast SE
Nadi *Mon 1:00 PM332 km206 miles179 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Mon 1:00 PM429 km267 miles232 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaMon 11:00 AM823 km511 miles444 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiMon 12:00 Noon852 km529 miles460 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuganvilleMon 11:00 AM907 km563 miles489 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 1:00 PM1162 km722 miles628 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaMon 11:00 AM1232 km766 miles665 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Mon 2:00 PM1369 km851 miles739 nmEast E
FakaofoMon 1:00 PM1575 km979 miles850 nmEast-northeast ENE
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