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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 7:40:00 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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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° 54' 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"1003.04 miWest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 miSouth1003.01 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miWest0° 18' 48.0"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: 45° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.22 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"984.54 miWest0° 09' 47.9"11.22 miSouth984.34 mi
24 hours12° 51' 36.4"874.52 miEast3° 38' 41.0"250.54 miSouth904.14 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 11:40 AM600 km373 miles324 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisSat 11:40 AM692 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSat 11:40 AM884 km549 miles477 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 11:40 AM1277 km793 miles690 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSat 10:40 AM1494 km929 miles807 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSat 1:40 PM1507 km936 miles814 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSat 10:40 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmWest W
MaleSat 12:40 PM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamSat 10:40 AM2521 km1567 miles1361 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 10:40 AM2534 km1575 miles1368 nmNorthwest NW

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