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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 07:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 31' South, Longitude: 60° 37' 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"16.75 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.8"1004.58 miwest0° 00' 47.8"0.91 misouth1004.55 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° 27' South, Longitude: 32° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.77 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"997.09 miwest0° 10' 38.2"12.18 misouth996.99 mi
24 hours12° 10' 20.9"836.73 mieast4° 06' 59.7"282.92 misouth879.38 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 11:40 AM708 km440 miles383 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 11:40 AM893 km555 miles482 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaFri 11:40 AM1232 km766 miles665 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoFri 10:40 AM1480 km919 miles799 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaFri 1:40 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniFri 10:40 AM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamFri 10:40 AM2482 km1543 miles1340 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuFri 10:40 AM2488 km1546 miles1344 nmNorthwest NW
MaleFri 12:40 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNortheast NE
DodomaFri 10:40 AM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmWest-northwest WNW
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