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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 23:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 38' South, Longitude: 179° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.26 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"964.40 miwest0° 00' 24.3"0.47 misouth964.38 mi
24 hours0° 05' 30.3"5.90 mieast0° 09' 34.0"10.97 misouth12.46 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 27' South, Longitude: 138° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.84 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 35.7"981.51 miwest0° 09' 26.5"10.82 misouth981.30 mi
24 hours12° 57' 49.4"878.96 mieast3° 29' 24.5"239.94 misouth905.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Suva *Sat 12:50 PM399 km248 miles215 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nadi *Sat 12:50 PM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Lautoka *Sat 12:50 PM488 km303 miles264 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSat 12:50 PM567 km352 miles306 nmEast E
PangaiSat 12:50 PM685 km426 miles370 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuSat 12:50 PM770 km478 miles416 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 12:50 PM1155 km718 miles624 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 10:50 AM1235 km768 miles667 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sat 1:50 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaSat 10:50 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmWest W
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