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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

UTC time = Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 9:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 46' South, Longitude: 147° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.83 meters/second, 1551.0 km/hour, 963.7 miles/hour or 837.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.06 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.0"963.36 miWest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 miSouth963.33 mi
24 hours0° 05' 39.3"6.06 miEast0° 09' 11.2"10.54 miSouth12.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 39' South, Longitude: 176° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.26 meters/second, 1556.1 km/hour, 966.9 miles/hour or 840.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.12 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miSouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 26' 40.7"966.69 miWest0° 07' 59.5"9.16 miSouth966.44 mi
24 hours13° 43' 28.4"918.51 miEast2° 46' 25.0"190.72 miSouth932.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 11:40 AM505 km314 miles273 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaSat 11:40 AM1245 km773 miles672 nmWest W
AdamstownSat 1:40 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSat 10:40 AM2329 km1447 miles1257 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 11:40 AM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 11:40 AM2814 km1749 miles1520 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSun 10:40 AM2840 km1764 miles1533 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 10:40 AM2857 km1775 miles1543 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Sun 10:40 AM3554 km2208 miles1919 nmWest W
Chatham Islands *Sun 11:25 AM3616 km2247 miles1953 nmSouthwest SW

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