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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 = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 6:00:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 85° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.53 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"1003.15 miWest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 miSouth1003.12 mi
24 hours0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miWest0° 18' 49.0"21.56 miSouth21.56 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 17' South, Longitude: 69° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.66 meters/second, 1586.4 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.6 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' 49.3"985.55 miWest0° 09' 52.7"11.32 miSouth985.35 mi
24 hours12° 48' 38.6"871.93 miEast3° 41' 13.1"253.44 miSouth902.54 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 12:00 Noon1691 km1051 miles913 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSat 1:00 PM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:30 AM2488 km1546 miles1344 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 11:30 AM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:00 AM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmNorthwest NW
BandungSat 1:00 PM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:00 PM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 2:00 PM2660 km1653 miles1437 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:00 AM2677 km1663 miles1445 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PontianakSat 1:00 PM3054 km1898 miles1649 nmEast-northeast ENE

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