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Day and Night World Map

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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 06:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 49' South
Longitude: 83° 07' 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"1003.21 miwest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 misouth1003.18 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 19' South
Longitude: 66° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.61 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' 48.4"985.50 miwest0° 09' 52.2"11.31 misouth985.31 mi
24 hours12° 48' 58.4"872.28 mieast3° 40' 56.3"253.14 misouth902.78 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 PM1431 km889 miles773 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 11:10 AM2352 km1461 miles1270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:40 AM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 11:40 AM2429 km1510 miles1312 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:10 AM2605 km1619 miles1407 nmSouth S
JakartaSat 1:10 PM2762 km1716 miles1492 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisSat 10:10 AM2782 km1729 miles1502 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala LumpurSat 2:10 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 2:10 PM2895 km1799 miles1563 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisSat 10:10 AM3004 km1867 miles1622 nmWest-southwest WSW
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