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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 = Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 9:50:00 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 Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' South, Longitude: 151° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.43 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 862.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.53 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.5"991.68 miWest0° 00' 42.1"0.81 miSouth991.65 mi
24 hours0° 01' 31.0"1.67 miEast0° 16' 44.7"19.19 miSouth19.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 48' South, Longitude: 62° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.91 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.33 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 27' 54.6"979.44 miWest0° 09' 30.8"10.90 miNorth979.79 mi
24 hours12° 33' 59.6"850.91 miEast4° 03' 12.8"278.59 miNorth900.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sat 11:50 AM70 km43 miles38 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteSat 11:50 AM214 km133 miles115 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSat 11:50 AM981 km610 miles530 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 10:50 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 11:50 AM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sun 11:50 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 10:50 AM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSat 1:50 PM2390 km1485 miles1291 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSun 10:50 AM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sun 10:50 AM3188 km1981 miles1721 nmWest W

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