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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° 37' 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"1000.59 miwest0° 00' 46.1"0.88 misouth1000.56 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° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.29 meters/second, 1541.8 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' 43.2"957.85 miwest0° 06' 40.6"7.65 misouth957.61 mi
24 hours346° 00' 57.1"928.35 miwest2° 09' 45.8"148.74 misouth934.89 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 AM168 km104 miles91 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 11:40 AM390 km242 miles210 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaMon 11:40 AM769 km478 miles415 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 11:40 AM900 km559 miles486 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Mon 1:40 PM1399 km869 miles755 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenMon 12:40 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmNorth N
FunafutiMon 12:40 PM1662 km1033 miles898 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneMon 10:40 AM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaMon 12:40 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 10:40 AM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmWest-northwest WNW
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