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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 7:30:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 24' 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"1003.05 miWest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 miSouth1003.02 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.9"0.05 miWest0° 18' 48.0"21.54 miSouth21.54 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° 41' 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"984.64 miWest0° 09' 48.4"11.23 miSouth984.45 mi
24 hours12° 51' 18.7"874.26 miEast3° 38' 56.4"250.83 miSouth903.99 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 11:30 AM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 11:30 AM861 km535 miles465 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSat 11:30 AM1076 km668 miles581 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSat 1:30 PM1288 km800 miles696 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaSat 11:30 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 10:30 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 10:30 AM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmWest W
MaleSat 12:30 PM2379 km1478 miles1285 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuSat 10:30 AM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSat 10:30 AM2779 km1727 miles1500 nmWest-northwest WNW

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