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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

UTC time = Midnight between Sunday, November 3, 2013 and Monday, November 4, 2013.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 54' 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"1000.56 miWest0° 00' 46.2"0.88 miSouth1000.53 mi
24 hours0° 00' 17.7"0.33 miEast0° 18' 22.8"21.06 miSouth21.06 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° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.48 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"15.97 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miSouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 45.9"958.21 miWest0° 06' 44.7"7.73 miSouth957.97 mi
24 hours13° 58' 07.4"927.63 miEast2° 11' 38.2"150.88 miSouth934.48 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 PM300 km186 miles162 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nadi *Mon 1:00 PM316 km196 miles170 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Labasa *Mon 1:00 PM390 km243 miles211 nmEast-southeast ESE
Levuka *Mon 1:00 PM406 km252 miles219 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Mon 1:00 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiMon 12:00 Noon837 km520 miles452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaMon 11:00 AM851 km529 miles460 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleMon 11:00 AM936 km582 miles506 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 1:00 PM1138 km707 miles614 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaMon 11:00 AM1257 km781 miles678 nmSouthwest SW

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