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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 23:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 39' South, Longitude: 176° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.73 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 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"999.17 miwest0° 00' 45.5"0.87 misouth999.14 mi
24 hours0° 00' 29.9"0.55 mieast0° 18' 07.4"20.77 misouth20.78 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 156° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.83 meters/second, 1522.2 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 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' 04.1"0.08 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 24' 26.8"945.63 miwest0° 04' 04.2"4.67 misouth945.45 mi
24 hours14° 22' 15.7"943.24 mieast1° 01' 54.0"70.96 misouth943.03 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuTue 11:30 AM271 km169 miles146 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuTue 12:30 PM452 km281 miles244 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiTue 12:30 PM532 km331 miles287 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 1:30 PM544 km338 miles294 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Tue 12:30 PM571 km355 miles308 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 1:30 PM585 km364 miles316 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaTue 12:30 PM632 km393 miles341 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Lautoka *Tue 12:30 PM642 km399 miles347 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Tue 12:30 PM654 km406 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoMon 12:30 PM682 km424 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
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