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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: 177° 52' 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"964.34 miwest0° 00' 24.3"0.47 misouth964.32 mi
24 hours0° 05' 30.2"5.90 mieast0° 09' 34.2"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° 25' South, Longitude: 141° 09' 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"981.56 miwest0° 09' 27.0"10.83 misouth981.35 mi
24 hours12° 57' 26.1"878.55 mieast3° 29' 42.5"240.27 misouth905.06 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 PM281 km175 miles152 nmEast E
PangaiSat 12:40 PM417 km259 miles225 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuSat 12:40 PM522 km325 miles282 nmNortheast NE
Suva *Sat 12:40 PM548 km341 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
Nadi *Sat 12:40 PM651 km405 miles352 nmNorthwest NW
Lautoka *Sat 12:40 PM663 km412 miles358 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:40 PM877 km545 miles474 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sat 1:40 PM1077 km669 miles582 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiSat 11:40 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaSat 10:40 AM1511 km939 miles816 nmWest-northwest WNW
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