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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 Friday, November 1, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 29' South, Longitude: 88° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.19 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.8"1004.69 miwest0° 00' 47.8"0.92 misouth1004.66 mi
24 hours0° 00' 16.0"0.30 miwest0° 19' 03.5"21.84 misouth21.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 07' South, Longitude: 59° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.11 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 26.3"997.84 miwest0° 10' 40.4"12.22 misouth997.75 mi
24 hours12° 07' 23.7"833.87 mieast4° 08' 27.6"284.60 misouth877.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 11:50 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengkuluFri 12:50 PM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:50 PM2244 km1394 miles1211 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungFri 12:50 PM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:50 PM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 1:50 PM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:20 AM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 11:20 AM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 10:50 AM2619 km1628 miles1414 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:50 AM2785 km1731 miles1504 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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