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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 Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 16' South, Longitude: 75° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.61 meters/second, 1618.6 km/hour, 1005.8 miles/hour or 874.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.76 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.4"1005.65 miwest0° 00' 48.8"0.93 minorth1005.68 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.7"0.11 mieast0° 19' 40.8"22.55 minorth22.55 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 33' South, Longitude: 74° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.32 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.45 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.5"987.15 miwest0° 11' 16.0"12.91 minorth987.51 mi
24 hours12° 25' 15.8"847.35 mieast4° 40' 01.4"320.74 minorth910.55 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 1:10 PM850 km528 miles459 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSun 11:10 AM2049 km1273 miles1107 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSun 12:10 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSun 11:10 AM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 12:40 PM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 12:40 PM2386 km1482 miles1288 nmNorth N
VictoriaSun 11:10 AM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramSun 12:40 PM2521 km1567 miles1361 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSun 12:10 PM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmSouth S
BangaloreSun 12:40 PM3019 km1876 miles1630 nmNorth N
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