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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 23:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 47' South, Longitude: 179° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.79 meters/second, 1550.8 km/hour, 963.6 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"963.33 miwest0° 00' 23.3"0.45 misouth963.31 mi
24 hours0° 05' 40.2"6.07 mieast0° 09' 09.0"10.49 misouth12.12 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 151° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.59 meters/second, 1553.7 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 839.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 26' 29.1"965.25 miwest0° 07' 48.6"8.95 misouth965.00 mi
24 hours13° 47' 51.4"922.24 mieast2° 41' 15.5"184.82 misouth934.57 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Suva *Sun 12:50 PM418 km260 miles226 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nadi *Sun 12:50 PM490 km304 miles265 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Lautoka *Sun 12:50 PM508 km316 miles274 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSun 12:50 PM559 km347 miles302 nmEast E
PangaiSun 12:50 PM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuSun 12:50 PM769 km478 miles415 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSat 12:50 PM1150 km714 miles621 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSun 10:50 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sun 1:50 PM1280 km795 miles691 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaSun 10:50 AM1343 km835 miles725 nmWest W
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