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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 = Monday, November 4, 2013 at 12:30:00 AM.

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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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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 00:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 168° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.37 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 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"1000.53 miWest0° 00' 46.1"0.88 miSouth1000.50 mi
24 hours0° 00' 18.0"0.33 miEast0° 18' 22.4"21.06 miSouth21.06 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 19' South, Longitude: 175° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.34 meters/second, 1542.0 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 06.6"0.13 miSouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 43.9"957.90 miWest0° 06' 41.7"7.67 miSouth957.66 mi
24 hours346° 01' 12.1"928.11 miWest2° 10' 16.3"149.31 miSouth934.73 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 11:30 AM133 km82 miles72 nmWest W
Port VilaMon 11:30 AM263 km163 miles142 nmSouth S
NoumeaMon 11:30 AM792 km492 miles427 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Lautoka *Mon 1:30 PM998 km620 miles539 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nadi *Mon 1:30 PM999 km621 miles540 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Mon 1:30 PM1112 km691 miles600 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraMon 11:30 AM1128 km701 miles609 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiMon 12:30 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenMon 12:30 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorth N
NukualofaMon 1:30 PM1847 km1148 miles997 nmEast-southeast ESE

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