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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 6:10:00 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 06:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 49' South, Longitude: 83° 24' 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"1003.14 miWest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 miSouth1003.11 mi
24 hours0° 00' 03.5"0.07 miWest0° 18' 48.9"21.56 miSouth21.56 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' South, Longitude: 66° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.62 meters/second, 1586.2 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.5 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' 48.6"985.45 miWest0° 09' 52.3"11.31 miSouth985.25 mi
24 hours12° 48' 56.4"872.19 miEast3° 40' 58.0"253.15 miSouth902.70 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 12:10 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 11:10 AM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:40 AM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 11:40 AM2436 km1514 miles1315 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:10 AM2611 km1623 miles1410 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaSat 1:10 PM2734 km1699 miles1476 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisSat 10:10 AM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala LumpurSat 2:10 PM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 2:10 PM2871 km1784 miles1550 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisSat 10:10 AM3033 km1885 miles1638 nmWest-southwest WSW

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