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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

UTC time = Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 11:32:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 33' South, Longitude: 177° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.72 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.58 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 59' 57.4"994.59 miWest0° 00' 43.5"0.83 miSouth994.56 mi
24 hours0° 01' 06.9"1.23 miEast0° 17' 18.4"19.83 miSouth19.87 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 40' South, Longitude: 113° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.93 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.84 miWest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miNorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 25' 02.2"950.32 miWest0° 05' 21.0"6.13 miNorth950.57 mi
24 hours13° 43' 02.0"904.20 miEast2° 37' 59.6"181.07 miNorth928.29 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuFri 11:32 AM372 km231 miles201 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Labasa *Fri 12:32 PM381 km237 miles206 nmWest W
NeiafuFri 12:32 PM401 km249 miles217 nmSoutheast SE
Levuka *Fri 12:32 PM455 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiFri 12:32 PM461 km287 miles249 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Fri 12:32 PM511 km318 miles276 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 12:32 PM544 km338 miles294 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Lautoka *Fri 12:32 PM595 km370 miles321 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nadi *Fri 12:32 PM604 km375 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 1:32 PM606 km377 miles327 nmEast-northeast ENE

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