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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° 08' 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"16.66 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.0"999.15 miwest0° 00' 45.5"0.87 misouth999.12 mi
24 hours0° 00' 30.0"0.56 mieast0° 18' 07.3"20.77 misouth20.78 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° 37' 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"945.49 miwest0° 04' 01.8"4.62 misouth945.31 mi
24 hours14° 22' 28.6"943.35 mieast1° 00' 50.8"69.76 misouth943.10 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 PM227 km141 miles123 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Tue 12:50 PM249 km155 miles135 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Suva *Tue 12:50 PM276 km172 miles149 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuTue 11:50 AM668 km415 miles361 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiTue 11:50 AM799 km496 miles431 nmNorth N
NeiafuTue 12:50 PM903 km561 miles487 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiTue 12:50 PM921 km572 miles497 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaTue 12:50 PM930 km578 miles502 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaTue 10:50 AM1071 km665 miles578 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Tue 1:50 PM1106 km688 miles597 nmEast E
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