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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 06:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 85° 37' 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"1003.22 miwest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 misouth1003.19 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° 08' 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' 49.2"985.60 miwest0° 09' 52.7"11.32 misouth985.41 mi
24 hours12° 48' 40.6"872.02 mieast3° 41' 11.4"253.42 misouth902.62 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 Noon1662 km1032 miles897 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:30 AM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 11:30 AM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:00 AM2488 km1546 miles1344 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSat 1:00 PM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:00 PM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:00 PM2661 km1653 miles1437 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:00 AM2668 km1658 miles1441 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeSat 2:00 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 10:00 AM3041 km1890 miles1642 nmWest-southwest WSW
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