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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° 59' 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"16.61 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.6"996.63 miwest0° 00' 45.0"0.86 minorth996.66 mi
24 hours0° 01' 15.8"1.40 mieast0° 18' 09.2"20.80 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° 14' 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"944.75 miwest0° 05' 22.5"6.16 misouth944.51 mi
24 hours14° 02' 04.7"919.13 mieast1° 34' 35.3"108.44 misouth921.11 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 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisMon 11:34 AM1393 km866 miles752 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 11:34 AM1620 km1007 miles875 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 11:34 AM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 12:34 PM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 10:34 AM2403 km1493 miles1298 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandMon 12:34 PM2513 km1561 miles1357 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 1:04 PM2772 km1723 miles1497 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 10:34 AM2927 km1819 miles1580 nmWest W
BangaloreMon 1:04 PM3326 km2067 miles1796 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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