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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 23:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 39' South, Longitude: 178° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.72 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"16.65 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.0"999.08 miwest0° 00' 45.5"0.87 misouth999.05 mi
24 hours0° 00' 30.0"0.56 mieast0° 18' 07.3"20.77 misouth20.77 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 27' South, Longitude: 161° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.77 meters/second, 1522.0 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 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' 26.0"945.43 miwest0° 04' 02.0"4.62 misouth945.26 mi
24 hours14° 22' 27.9"943.28 mieast1° 00' 54.3"69.82 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
Lautoka *Tue 12:50 PM238 km148 miles129 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Tue 12:50 PM260 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Tue 12:50 PM274 km170 miles148 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuTue 11:50 AM641 km398 miles346 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiTue 11:50 AM795 km494 miles429 nmNorth N
NeiafuTue 12:50 PM875 km544 miles472 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiTue 12:50 PM895 km556 miles483 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaTue 12:50 PM908 km564 miles490 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Tue 1:50 PM1077 km669 miles581 nmEast E
Port VilaTue 10:50 AM1100 km683 miles594 nmWest-southwest WSW
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