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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 23:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 47' South, Longitude: 173° 03' 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"963.35 miwest0° 00' 23.3"0.45 misouth963.33 mi
24 hours0° 05' 40.0"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° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.75 meters/second, 1554.3 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.2 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' 31.8"965.60 miwest0° 07' 51.1"9.00 misouth965.34 mi
24 hours13° 46' 51.7"921.41 mieast2° 42' 27.1"186.19 misouth934.02 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 PM234 km146 miles126 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiSun 12:20 PM257 km160 miles139 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NeiafuSun 12:20 PM360 km224 miles195 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSat 12:20 PM446 km277 miles241 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoSat 12:20 PM868 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sun 1:20 PM890 km553 miles481 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:20 PM895 km556 miles483 nmNorth N
Suva *Sun 12:20 PM979 km608 miles529 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 1:20 PM1376 km855 miles743 nmEast E
FakaofoSun 12:20 PM1388 km862 miles749 nmNorth N
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