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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 01:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 150° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.33 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.5 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' 18.5"0.35 mieast0° 18' 21.7"21.04 misouth21.05 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 27' South, Longitude: 157° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.01 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.3"957.23 miwest0° 06' 34.4"7.54 misouth956.99 mi
24 hours14° 00' 22.1"929.28 mieast2° 07' 00.8"145.59 misouth935.39 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsMon 11:40 AM546 km339 miles295 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyMon 11:40 AM754 km468 miles407 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraMon 12:40 PM1209 km751 miles653 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneMon 11:40 AM1362 km846 miles736 nmSouth S
JayapuraMon 10:40 AM1789 km1111 miles966 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaMon 12:40 PM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmEast E
Alice SpringsMon 11:10 AM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sydney *Mon 12:40 PM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmSouth S
DarwinMon 11:10 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmWest W
Canberra *Mon 12:40 PM2210 km1374 miles1194 nmSouth S
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