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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 29, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 38' South, Longitude: 178° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.27 meters/second, 1552.6 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.08 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.4"964.41 miwest0° 00' 24.3"0.47 misouth964.39 mi
24 hours0° 05' 30.2"5.90 mieast0° 09' 34.0"10.97 misouth12.46 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 26' South, Longitude: 140° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.89 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.36 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 36.6"981.62 miwest0° 09' 27.0"10.83 misouth981.40 mi
24 hours12° 57' 28.3"878.64 mieast3° 29' 40.6"240.25 misouth905.14 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaSat 12:40 PM310 km192 miles167 nmEast E
PangaiSat 12:40 PM443 km275 miles239 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Sat 12:40 PM528 km328 miles285 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuSat 12:40 PM545 km339 miles294 nmNortheast NE
Nadi *Sat 12:40 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNorthwest NW
Lautoka *Sat 12:40 PM641 km399 miles346 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:40 PM905 km562 miles488 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sat 1:40 PM1095 km681 miles591 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiSat 11:40 AM1478 km918 miles798 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaSat 10:40 AM1483 km922 miles801 nmWest-northwest WNW
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