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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 Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 57' South, Longitude: 179° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.06 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.63 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.5"997.59 miwest0° 00' 45.0"0.86 misouth997.56 mi
24 hours0° 00' 42.2"0.78 mieast0° 17' 51.5"20.47 misouth20.48 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' South, Longitude: 144° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.91 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 23' 48.5"939.04 miwest0° 00' 53.2"1.02 misouth938.99 mi
24 hours14° 27' 37.6"943.19 mieast0° 16' 23.0"18.78 minorth944.16 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Suva *Wed 12:40 PM358 km222 miles193 nmSouthwest SW
Lautoka *Wed 12:40 PM411 km256 miles222 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Wed 12:40 PM425 km264 miles229 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mata-UtuWed 11:40 AM431 km268 miles232 nmNortheast NE
NeiafuWed 12:40 PM619 km385 miles334 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiWed 12:40 PM659 km409 miles356 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaWed 12:40 PM705 km438 miles381 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Wed 1:40 PM779 km484 miles420 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Wed 1:40 PM822 km510 miles444 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiWed 11:40 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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