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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 07:16:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' South, Longitude: 67° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.13 meters/second, 1573.7 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 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"977.52 miwest0° 00' 34.3"0.66 misouth977.49 mi
24 hours0° 03' 32.6"3.85 mieast0° 13' 36.2"15.60 misouth16.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 31' South, Longitude: 144° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.24 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 849.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 28' 52.9"977.93 miwest0° 10' 00.0"11.46 minorth978.31 mi
24 hours12° 04' 09.3"815.08 mieast4° 12' 41.0"289.45 minorth870.48 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisMon 11:16 AM1036 km644 miles559 nmWest W
Saint-DenisMon 11:16 AM1253 km779 miles677 nmWest W
Diego GarciaMon 1:16 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoMon 10:16 AM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmWest W
VictoriaMon 11:16 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 12:16 PM2249 km1398 miles1215 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleMon 12:16 PM2711 km1685 miles1464 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 10:16 AM2724 km1693 miles1471 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:46 PM3234 km2009 miles1746 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-aux-FrancaisMon 12:16 PM3314 km2059 miles1789 nmSouth S
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