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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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 88° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.54 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.4"1003.23 miwest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 misouth1003.20 mi
24 hours0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miwest0° 18' 49.1"21.56 misouth21.56 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 16' South, Longitude: 71° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.70 meters/second, 1586.5 km/hour, 985.8 miles/hour or 856.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 49.9"985.70 miwest0° 09' 53.2"11.33 misouth985.51 mi
24 hours12° 48' 22.7"871.75 mieast3° 41' 26.3"253.71 misouth902.46 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 11:50 AM1903 km1182 miles1028 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengkuluSat 12:50 PM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:50 PM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:50 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 1:50 PM2484 km1543 miles1341 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:50 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:20 AM2564 km1593 miles1384 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 11:20 AM2569 km1596 miles1387 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 10:50 AM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:50 AM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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