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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 49' South, Longitude: 80° 54' East

The ground speed is currently 448.52 meters/second, 1614.7 kilometres/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1003.13 miWest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 miSouth1003.10 mi
24 hours0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miWest0° 18' 48.7"21.56 miSouth21.56 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 20' South, Longitude: 64° 34' East

The ground speed is currently 440.57 meters/second, 1586.1 kilometres/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.42 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miSouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 47.7"985.35 miWest0° 09' 51.8"11.30 miSouth985.15 mi
24 hours12° 49' 14.1"872.45 miEast3° 40' 43.1"252.86 miSouth902.86 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 12:20 PM1245 km774 miles672 nm NW
MaleSat 11:20 AM2252 km1400 miles1216 nm NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:50 AM2402 km1493 miles1297 nm N
ColomboSat 11:50 AM2408 km1496 miles1300 nm N
Port LouisSat 10:20 AM2552 km1586 miles1378 nm WSW
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:20 AM2568 km1596 miles1387 nm S
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:50 AM2615 km1625 miles1412 nm N
Saint-DenisSat 10:20 AM2776 km1725 miles1499 nm WSW
JakartaSat 1:20 PM2991 km1859 miles1615 nm ENE
VictoriaSat 10:20 AM3007 km1868 miles1624 nm WNW