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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 08:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 50' South, Longitude: 49° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.32 meters/second, 1606.8 km/hour, 998.4 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' 58.6"998.25 miwest0° 00' 45.1"0.86 misouth998.22 mi
24 hours0° 00' 36.0"0.67 mieast0° 17' 57.4"20.58 misouth20.59 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 5, 2012 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' North, Longitude: 55° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.08 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.7"961.90 miwest0° 06' 40.0"7.64 misouth962.21 mi
24 hours11° 19' 07.1"749.57 mieast3° 01' 39.6"208.18 misouth783.34 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaMon 11:24 AM257 km160 miles139 nmSouth S
MahajangaMon 11:24 AM356 km221 miles192 nmWest W
AntsirananaMon 11:24 AM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 11:24 AM408 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntsirabeMon 11:24 AM524 km325 miles283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouMon 11:24 AM582 km362 miles314 nmNorthwest NW
FianarantsoaMon 11:24 AM677 km421 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduMon 11:24 AM696 km432 miles376 nmNorthwest NW
FomboniMon 11:24 AM747 km464 miles404 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniMon 11:24 AM827 km514 miles447 nmWest-northwest WNW
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