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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 = Monday, February 11, 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 Monday, February 11, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' South, Longitude: 73° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.27 meters/second, 1621.0 km/hour, 1007.2 miles/hour or 875.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.79 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miNorth16.79 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.0"1007.05 miWest0° 00' 49.5"0.95 miNorth1007.08 mi
24 hours0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miWest0° 19' 54.8"22.82 miNorth22.82 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 51' South, Longitude: 84° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.63 meters/second, 1607.9 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.65 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miNorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 29' 40.3"999.00 miWest0° 11' 58.1"13.71 miNorth999.24 mi
24 hours11° 54' 32.1"820.80 miEast4° 48' 11.5"330.03 miNorth886.48 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 1:20 PM745 km463 miles402 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 11:20 AM1842 km1145 miles995 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 12:20 PM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisMon 11:20 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 11:20 AM2238 km1391 miles1208 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:50 PM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 12:50 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 12:50 PM2510 km1559 miles1355 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandMon 12:20 PM2673 km1661 miles1444 nmSouth S
AntananarivoMon 10:20 AM2831 km1759 miles1529 nmWest-southwest WSW

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