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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 07:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 60° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.49 meters/second, 1614.5 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"1003.11 miwest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 misouth1003.08 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miwest0° 18' 47.9"21.54 misouth21.54 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 34' South, Longitude: 44° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.21 meters/second, 1584.8 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 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' 42.0"984.60 miwest0° 09' 47.7"11.22 misouth984.40 mi
24 hours12° 51' 38.5"874.61 mieast3° 38' 39.3"250.52 misouth904.23 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 11:40 AM677 km421 miles366 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSat 11:40 AM865 km537 miles467 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 11:40 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSat 10:40 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSat 1:40 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSat 10:40 AM1912 km1188 miles1033 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamSat 10:40 AM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 10:40 AM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 12:40 PM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmNortheast NE
DodomaSat 10:40 AM2883 km1792 miles1557 nmWest-northwest WNW
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