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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 = Friday, November 1, 2013 at 6:40:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 30' South, Longitude: 75° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.16 meters/second, 1617.0 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"1004.57 miWest0° 00' 47.8"0.91 miSouth1004.54 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.5"0.29 miWest0° 19' 03.0"21.83 miSouth21.83 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' South, Longitude: 47° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.96 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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' 23.4"997.44 miWest0° 10' 39.5"12.21 miSouth997.35 mi
24 hours12° 08' 42.2"835.08 miEast4° 07' 49.2"283.85 miSouth878.19 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 12:40 PM883 km549 miles477 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisFri 10:40 AM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleFri 11:40 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisFri 10:40 AM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:10 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmNorth N
ColomboFri 12:10 PM2410 km1497 miles1301 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 10:40 AM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 12:10 PM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandFri 11:40 AM2587 km1607 miles1397 nmSouth S
BengaluruFri 12:10 PM3043 km1891 miles1643 nmNorth N

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