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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 Friday, November 8, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 50' South, Longitude: 169° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.07 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.56 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 59' 57.0"993.11 miwest0° 00' 42.9"0.82 misouth993.08 mi
24 hours0° 01' 19.1"1.46 mieast0° 17' 01.6"19.51 misouth19.57 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 8, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 05' South, Longitude: 93° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.24 meters/second, 1552.5 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.08 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.0"964.48 miwest0° 07' 46.2"8.90 minorth964.81 mi
24 hours13° 07' 25.7"876.55 mieast3° 28' 47.4"239.22 minorth914.97 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiFri 12:02 PM249 km155 miles134 nmSouth S
Pago PagoFri 12:02 PM309 km192 miles167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 1:02 PM409 km254 miles221 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:02 PM447 km278 miles241 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuSat 12:02 PM512 km318 miles277 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSat 12:02 PM606 km377 miles327 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSat 12:02 PM763 km474 miles412 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 12:02 PM846 km525 miles457 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaFri 1:02 PM1137 km707 miles614 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Sat 12:02 PM1286 km799 miles694 nmWest W
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