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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 Friday, November 21, 2014 at 03:04:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 52' South, Longitude: 130° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.31 meters/second, 1570.7 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.27 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 59' 50.6"975.74 miwest0° 00' 33.1"0.64 misouth975.71 mi
24 hours0° 03' 49.6"4.15 mieast0° 13' 07.4"15.05 misouth15.61 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 21, 2014 at 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 24' South, Longitude: 113° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.10 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.26 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 29' 38.5"975.39 miwest0° 07' 21.3"8.43 misouth975.18 mi
24 hours12° 26' 50.1"837.68 mieast2° 36' 58.3"179.88 misouth852.04 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekFri 12:34 PM423 km263 miles228 nmEast E
Alice SpringsFri 12:34 PM571 km355 miles309 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinFri 12:34 PM823 km511 miles444 nmNorth N
EuclaFri 11:49 AM1314 km817 miles710 nmSouth S
DiliFri 12:04 PM1346 km836 miles727 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsFri 1:04 PM1681 km1045 miles908 nmEast E
Adelaide *Fri 1:34 PM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthFri 11:04 AM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmSouthwest SW
MakassarFri 11:04 AM2003 km1245 miles1081 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarFri 11:04 AM2030 km1261 miles1096 nmNorthwest NW
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