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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 07:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 63° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.49 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.2 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"1003.12 miwest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 misouth1003.09 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.9"0.05 miwest0° 18' 48.0"21.55 misouth21.55 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 32' South, Longitude: 47° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.26 meters/second, 1584.9 km/hour, 984.8 miles/hour or 855.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.7"984.70 miwest0° 09' 48.2"11.23 misouth984.50 mi
24 hours12° 51' 20.7"874.35 mieast3° 38' 54.7"250.82 misouth904.07 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 11:30 AM840 km522 miles454 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSat 11:30 AM1053 km654 miles568 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSat 1:30 PM1310 km814 miles708 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaSat 11:30 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 10:30 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 10:30 AM2179 km1354 miles1177 nmWest W
MaleSat 12:30 PM2394 km1487 miles1293 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuSat 10:30 AM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSat 10:30 AM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:30 PM2917 km1813 miles1575 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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