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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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 07:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' South, Longitude: 67° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.36 meters/second, 1606.9 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.64 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.7"998.26 miwest0° 00' 45.1"0.86 misouth998.23 mi
24 hours0° 00' 35.4"0.66 mieast0° 17' 58.3"20.60 misouth20.61 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 5, 2012 at 07:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 57' North, Longitude: 38° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.78 meters/second, 1547.2 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.02 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.8"961.15 miwest0° 06' 34.2"7.53 misouth961.46 mi
24 hours11° 19' 26.3"749.36 mieast2° 59' 28.1"205.66 misouth782.45 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 11:14 AM601 km373 miles324 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaMon 1:14 PM1086 km675 miles587 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 11:14 AM1154 km717 miles623 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 11:14 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 11:14 AM1801 km1119 miles973 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 10:14 AM2140 km1330 miles1156 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 12:14 PM2312 km1436 miles1248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandMon 12:14 PM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniMon 10:14 AM2649 km1646 miles1431 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:44 PM2865 km1781 miles1547 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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