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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° 44' 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"963.26 miwest0° 00' 23.3"0.45 misouth963.24 mi
24 hours0° 05' 40.1"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° 56' South, Longitude: 151° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.60 meters/second, 1553.8 km/hour, 965.5 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' 29.2"965.20 miwest0° 07' 48.7"8.95 misouth964.95 mi
24 hours13° 47' 49.3"922.14 mieast2° 41' 18.2"184.86 misouth934.49 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 PM427 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nadi *Sun 12:50 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Lautoka *Sun 12:50 PM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSun 12:50 PM530 km329 miles286 nmEast E
PangaiSun 12:50 PM654 km406 miles353 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuSun 12:50 PM743 km462 miles401 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSat 12:50 PM1122 km697 miles606 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sun 1:50 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaSun 10:50 AM1277 km794 miles690 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSun 10:50 AM1372 km852 miles741 nmWest W
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