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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 Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 18' South, Longitude: 165° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.25 meters/second, 1556.1 km/hour, 966.9 miles/hour or 840.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.12 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 59' 47.2"966.62 miwest0° 00' 26.4"0.50 misouth966.60 mi
24 hours0° 05' 10.0"5.55 mieast0° 10' 22.2"11.89 misouth13.12 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 25' South, Longitude: 101° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.61 meters/second, 1615.0 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.6"1003.47 miwest0° 10' 38.0"12.18 misouth1003.45 mi
24 hours11° 30' 20.4"794.51 mieast4° 12' 42.4"289.43 misouth843.28 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaThu 11:44 AM133 km83 miles72 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaThu 11:44 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleThu 11:44 AM659 km409 miles356 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KingstonThu 12:14 PM889 km552 miles480 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Thu 1:44 PM1380 km857 miles745 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraThu 11:44 AM1449 km901 miles783 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneThu 10:44 AM1454 km904 miles785 nmWest-southwest WSW
Auckland *Thu 1:44 PM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaThu 1:44 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmEast E
Sydney *Thu 11:44 AM1992 km1238 miles1075 nmSouthwest SW
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