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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 06:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 49' South, Longitude: 78° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.52 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 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"1003.18 miwest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 misouth1003.15 mi
24 hours0° 00' 03.3"0.06 miwest0° 18' 48.7"21.56 misouth21.56 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 22' South, Longitude: 61° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.53 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 28' 46.9"985.30 miwest0° 09' 51.1"11.29 misouth985.11 mi
24 hours12° 49' 33.8"872.79 mieast3° 40' 26.3"252.56 misouth903.11 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 12:30 PM1035 km643 miles559 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 11:30 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSat 10:30 AM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:00 Noon2408 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 12:00 Noon2411 km1498 miles1302 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSat 10:30 AM2492 km1548 miles1346 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:30 AM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmSouth S
ThiruvananthapuramSat 12:00 Noon2582 km1604 miles1394 nmNorth N
VictoriaSat 10:30 AM2727 km1695 miles1473 nmWest-northwest WNW
BangaloreSat 12:00 Noon3073 km1910 miles1659 nmNorth N
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