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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° 36' 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"999.10 miwest0° 00' 45.5"0.87 misouth999.07 mi
24 hours0° 00' 29.8"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° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.84 meters/second, 1522.2 km/hour, 945.9 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"15.76 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 24' 27.0"945.57 miwest0° 04' 04.5"4.67 misouth945.40 mi
24 hours14° 22' 14.9"943.17 mieast1° 01' 57.4"71.03 misouth942.96 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 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth N
NeiafuTue 12:30 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Tue 1:30 PM517 km321 miles279 nmEast-northeast ENE
PangaiTue 12:30 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Tue 1:30 PM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Tue 12:30 PM597 km371 miles323 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 12:30 PM624 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoMon 12:30 PM652 km405 miles352 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Tue 12:30 PM670 km417 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Tue 12:30 PM681 km423 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
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