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Day and Night World Map

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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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 36' South
Longitude: 88° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.94 meters/second, 1616.2 km/hour, 1004.2 miles/hour or 872.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.74 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.0"1004.13 miwest0° 00' 48.2"0.92 minorth1004.16 mi
24 hours0° 00' 17.7"0.33 mieast0° 19' 26.1"22.27 minorth22.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 54' South
Longitude: 73° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.61 meters/second, 1561.0 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.17 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 26' 35.2"969.86 miwest0° 09' 41.0"11.09 minorth970.26 mi
24 hours13° 03' 23.1"876.77 mieast4° 11' 49.6"288.52 minorth929.79 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 12:20 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengkuluSat 1:20 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 1:20 PM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:20 PM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 2:20 PM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:20 PM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:50 AM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 11:50 AM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:20 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:20 AM2779 km1727 miles1500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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