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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° 38' 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"964.33 miwest0° 00' 24.3"0.47 misouth964.31 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° 45' 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' 35.8"981.45 miwest0° 09' 26.6"10.82 misouth981.24 mi
24 hours12° 57' 47.1"878.86 mieast3° 29' 26.4"239.96 misouth905.27 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 PM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Levuka *Sat 12:50 PM445 km276 miles240 nmNorth N
Nadi *Sat 12:50 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Lautoka *Sat 12:50 PM501 km311 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSat 12:50 PM538 km334 miles290 nmEast E
Labasa *Sat 12:50 PM576 km358 miles311 nmNorth N
PangaiSat 12:50 PM657 km408 miles355 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuSat 12:50 PM744 km462 miles402 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiFri 12:50 PM1127 km700 miles608 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sat 1:50 PM1254 km779 miles677 nmNortheast NE
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