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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

UTC time = Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 16' South, Longitude: 73° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.62 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"1005.59 miWest0° 00' 48.8"0.93 miNorth1005.62 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miEast0° 19' 41.0"22.55 miNorth22.55 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 32' South, Longitude: 71° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.36 meters/second, 1588.9 km/hour, 987.3 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' 11.2"0.21 miNorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 15.0"987.17 miWest0° 11' 16.4"12.91 miNorth987.53 mi
24 hours12° 25' 03.1"847.11 miEast4° 40' 07.8"320.84 miNorth910.35 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 1:20 PM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 11:20 AM1827 km1136 miles987 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSun 12:20 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSun 11:20 AM2055 km1277 miles1109 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 11:20 AM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 12:50 PM2442 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 12:50 PM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSun 12:50 PM2546 km1582 miles1374 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSun 12:20 PM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmSouth S
AntananarivoSun 10:20 AM2822 km1754 miles1524 nmWest-southwest WSW

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