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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 10:50:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 16' 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"963.30 miWest0° 00' 23.3"0.45 miSouth963.28 mi
24 hours0° 05' 39.7"6.06 miEast0° 09' 10.0"10.51 miSouth12.13 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: 166° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.91 meters/second, 1554.9 km/hour, 966.1 miles/hour or 839.6 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' 34.5"965.88 miWest0° 07' 53.8"9.05 miSouth965.63 mi
24 hours13° 45' 49.3"920.48 miEast2° 43' 41.0"187.58 miSouth933.37 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 AM571 km355 miles308 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 12:50 PM573 km356 miles309 nmEast E
PangaiSun 11:50 AM970 km603 miles524 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuSun 11:50 AM974 km605 miles526 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pago PagoSat 11:50 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 11:50 AM1031 km641 miles557 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 12:50 PM1117 km694 miles603 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 11:50 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteSat 12:50 PM1712 km1064 miles925 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Sun 11:50 AM1752 km1089 miles946 nmWest W

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