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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 19, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' South, Longitude: 84° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.16 meters/second, 1573.8 km/hour, 977.9 miles/hour or 849.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.30 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.3"977.66 miwest0° 00' 34.4"0.66 misouth977.63 mi
24 hours0° 03' 32.1"3.84 mieast0° 13' 37.4"15.62 misouth16.08 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 42' South, Longitude: 161° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.86 meters/second, 1572.7 km/hour, 977.2 miles/hour or 849.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 28' 46.8"977.16 miwest0° 09' 56.1"11.38 minorth977.55 mi
24 hours12° 06' 21.1"817.00 mieast4° 11' 31.1"288.14 minorth871.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 12:06 PM1886 km1172 miles1019 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:06 AM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaMon 1:06 PM2827 km1756 miles1526 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisMon 10:06 AM2835 km1762 miles1531 nmWest W
MaleMon 11:06 AM2892 km1797 miles1561 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:36 AM2969 km1845 miles1603 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisMon 10:06 AM3044 km1892 miles1644 nmWest W
SingaporeMon 2:06 PM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 2:06 PM3131 km1946 miles1691 nmNortheast NE
PerthMon 2:06 PM3408 km2118 miles1840 nmEast-southeast ESE
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