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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, February 4, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' South, Longitude: 69° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.63 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.62 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.6"996.70 miwest0° 00' 45.0"0.86 minorth996.73 mi
24 hours0° 01' 15.8"1.40 mieast0° 18' 09.2"20.81 minorth20.85 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 47' South, Longitude: 15° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.48 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"15.75 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.6"944.80 miwest0° 05' 22.4"6.16 misouth944.57 mi
24 hours14° 02' 06.2"919.21 mieast1° 34' 31.9"108.38 misouth921.19 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 1:34 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 11:34 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 11:34 AM1592 km990 miles860 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 11:34 AM2012 km1250 miles1087 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 12:34 PM2286 km1420 miles1234 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 10:34 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandMon 12:34 PM2521 km1567 miles1361 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 1:04 PM2785 km1730 miles1504 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 10:34 AM2897 km1800 miles1564 nmWest W
BangaloreMon 1:04 PM3334 km2072 miles1800 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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