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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 22:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 47' South, Longitude: 165° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.81 meters/second, 1550.9 km/hour, 963.7 miles/hour or 837.4 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' 45.9"963.37 miwest0° 00' 23.3"0.45 misouth963.35 mi
24 hours0° 05' 39.7"6.07 mieast0° 09' 10.0"10.51 misouth12.14 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 49' South, Longitude: 165° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.90 meters/second, 1554.8 km/hour, 966.1 miles/hour or 839.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.10 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 26' 34.4"965.94 miwest0° 07' 53.6"9.05 misouth965.69 mi
24 hours13° 45' 51.5"920.57 mieast2° 43' 38.3"187.55 misouth933.45 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiSat 11:50 AM547 km340 miles295 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 12:50 PM601 km374 miles325 nmEast E
PangaiSun 11:50 AM942 km585 miles508 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuSun 11:50 AM947 km588 miles511 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pago PagoSat 11:50 AM994 km618 miles537 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 11:50 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 12:50 PM1099 km683 miles593 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 11:50 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Sun 11:50 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmWest W
PapeeteSat 12:50 PM1740 km1081 miles939 nmEast-northeast ENE
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