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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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 00:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 38' South, Longitude: 166° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.25 meters/second, 1552.5 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"964.36 miwest0° 00' 24.3"0.47 misouth964.34 mi
24 hours0° 05' 30.7"5.91 mieast0° 09' 33.1"10.95 misouth12.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 35' South, Longitude: 126° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.60 meters/second, 1579.0 km/hour, 981.1 miles/hour or 852.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.35 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 28' 31.3"980.97 miwest0° 09' 23.8"10.77 misouth980.76 mi
24 hours12° 59' 34.9"880.53 mieast3° 28' 03.0"238.39 misouth906.44 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaSat 11:40 AM82 km51 miles44 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaSat 11:40 AM458 km284 miles247 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuganvilleSat 11:40 AM678 km421 miles366 nmNorth N
KingstonSat 12:10 PM829 km515 miles448 nmSouth S
Suva *Sat 1:40 PM1271 km790 miles686 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraSat 11:40 AM1539 km957 miles831 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneSat 10:40 AM1542 km958 miles833 nmWest-southwest WSW
Auckland *Sat 1:40 PM1851 km1150 miles1000 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSat 1:40 PM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 12:40 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmNortheast NE
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