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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 11:20:00 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 23:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 47' South, Longitude: 172° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.80 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"963.28 miWest0° 00' 23.3"0.45 miSouth963.26 mi
24 hours0° 05' 39.9"6.07 miEast0° 09' 09.4"10.50 miSouth12.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 158° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.75 meters/second, 1554.3 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.10 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miSouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 26' 31.9"965.54 miWest0° 07' 51.2"9.00 miSouth965.29 mi
24 hours13° 46' 49.3"921.31 miEast2° 42' 29.7"186.23 miSouth933.93 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaSun 12:20 PM262 km163 miles141 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiSun 12:20 PM274 km170 miles148 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuSun 12:20 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSat 12:20 PM424 km264 miles229 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoSat 12:20 PM859 km534 miles464 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sun 1:20 PM886 km551 miles479 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:20 PM892 km555 miles482 nmNorth N
Suva *Sun 12:20 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest-northwest WNW
Labasa *Sun 12:20 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaSat 1:20 PM1347 km837 miles727 nmEast E

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