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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 10:50:00 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 22:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' South, Longitude: 166° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.40 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 56.4"991.62 miWest0° 00' 42.1"0.81 miSouth991.59 mi
24 hours0° 01' 31.5"1.68 miEast0° 16' 44.0"19.18 miSouth19.25 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 39' South, Longitude: 77° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.19 meters/second, 1577.5 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.34 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 27' 58.2"980.08 miWest0° 09' 34.7"10.97 miNorth980.42 mi
24 hours12° 32' 38.1"849.87 miEast4° 04' 23.3"279.94 miNorth899.99 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiSat 11:50 AM419 km260 miles226 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSat 11:50 AM547 km340 miles295 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Sun 12:50 PM670 km416 miles362 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 12:50 PM716 km445 miles387 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuSun 11:50 AM809 km503 miles437 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSat 12:50 PM843 km524 miles455 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSun 11:50 AM879 km546 miles475 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 11:50 AM996 km619 miles538 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSun 11:50 AM1016 km631 miles548 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Sun 11:50 AM1601 km995 miles865 nmWest W

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