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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 00:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 165° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.36 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"1000.52 miwest0° 00' 46.1"0.88 misouth1000.49 mi
24 hours0° 00' 18.0"0.34 mieast0° 18' 22.3"21.05 misouth21.06 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 20' South, Longitude: 172° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.29 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.5 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' 43.3"957.80 miwest0° 06' 40.8"7.66 misouth957.55 mi
24 hours346° 00' 58.7"928.27 miwest2° 09' 48.9"148.79 misouth934.82 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 11:40 AM138 km86 miles75 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 11:40 AM368 km229 miles199 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaMon 11:40 AM767 km476 miles414 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 11:40 AM921 km572 miles497 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Mon 1:40 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 12:40 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenMon 12:40 PM1644 km1021 miles888 nmNorth N
BrisbaneMon 10:40 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaMon 12:40 PM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaMon 1:40 PM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmEast-southeast ESE
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