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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 7:40:00 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 07:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 31' South, Longitude: 60° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.14 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 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"16.74 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.8"1004.51 miWest0° 00' 47.8"0.91 miSouth1004.48 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.0"0.28 miWest0° 19' 02.4"21.82 miSouth21.82 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 26' South, Longitude: 33° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.78 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.6"997.03 miWest0° 10' 38.2"12.18 miSouth996.93 mi
24 hours12° 10' 19.2"836.65 miEast4° 07' 00.5"282.92 miSouth879.29 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 11:40 AM632 km393 miles341 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisFri 11:40 AM723 km449 miles390 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 11:40 AM911 km566 miles492 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaFri 11:40 AM1246 km774 miles673 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 1:40 PM1488 km925 miles804 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoFri 10:40 AM1507 km936 miles814 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniFri 10:40 AM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmWest W
MaleFri 12:40 PM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuFri 10:40 AM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 10:40 AM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmWest-northwest WNW

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