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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 15, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 43' South, Longitude: 178° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.41 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.38 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.2"982.63 miwest0° 00' 37.4"0.72 misouth982.60 mi
24 hours0° 02' 46.7"3.03 mieast0° 14' 49.6"17.00 misouth17.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 15, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 21' North, Longitude: 17° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.68 meters/second, 1572.0 km/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.28 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.6"976.64 miwest0° 07' 54.1"9.05 minorth976.41 mi
24 hours11° 48' 18.5"794.58 mieast2° 48' 39.5"193.26 minorth812.94 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tubou *Sat 12:38 PM74 km46 miles40 nmNorthwest NW
Levuka *Sat 12:38 PM323 km200 miles174 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Sat 12:38 PM350 km218 miles189 nmWest W
Labasa *Sat 12:38 PM352 km219 miles190 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSat 12:38 PM422 km262 miles228 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSat 12:38 PM434 km270 miles234 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuSat 12:38 PM457 km284 miles247 nmEast E
Nadi *Sat 12:38 PM463 km287 miles250 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Sat 12:38 PM464 km288 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mata-UtuSat 11:38 AM642 km399 miles346 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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