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Day and Night World Map

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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 22:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 39' South
Longitude: 164° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.75 meters/second, 1608.3 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.4 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.66 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.0"999.22 miwest0° 00' 45.5"0.87 misouth999.19 mi
24 hours0° 00' 29.3"0.54 mieast0° 18' 08.1"20.78 misouth20.79 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 22' South
Longitude: 144° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.99 meters/second, 1522.8 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.77 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 24' 29.1"945.99 miwest0° 04' 10.5"4.79 misouth945.81 mi
24 hours14° 21' 42.0"942.94 mieast1° 04' 31.6"73.98 misouth942.86 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoMon 11:40 AM697 km433 miles376 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiMon 11:40 AM699 km435 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaMon 12:40 PM786 km489 miles425 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Tue 12:40 PM821 km510 miles443 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 12:40 PM871 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoTue 11:40 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaTue 11:40 AM1295 km804 miles699 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteMon 12:40 PM1594 km990 miles861 nmEast E
Suva *Tue 11:40 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 10:40 AM1951 km1212 miles1054 nmWest-northwest WNW
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