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Day and Night World Map

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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 23:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 47' South
Longitude: 175° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.79 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"963.34 miwest0° 00' 23.3"0.45 misouth963.32 mi
24 hours0° 05' 40.0"6.07 mieast0° 09' 09.2"10.50 misouth12.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 54' South
Longitude: 156° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.70 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 26' 30.8"965.48 miwest0° 07' 50.3"8.98 misouth965.23 mi
24 hours13° 47' 11.5"921.68 mieast2° 42' 03.4"185.73 misouth934.20 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaSun 12:30 PM81 km50 miles44 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PangaiSun 12:30 PM252 km156 miles136 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuSun 12:30 PM384 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiSat 12:30 PM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Sun 12:30 PM749 km465 miles404 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nadi *Sun 12:30 PM859 km534 miles464 nmWest-northwest WNW
Lautoka *Sun 12:30 PM867 km539 miles468 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:30 PM958 km595 miles517 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sun 1:30 PM967 km601 miles522 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pago PagoSat 12:30 PM978 km607 miles528 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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