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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 07:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 58° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 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"1003.03 miwest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 misouth1003.00 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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 35' South, Longitude: 42° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.17 meters/second, 1584.6 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 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' 41.3"984.44 miwest0° 09' 47.3"11.21 misouth984.24 mi
24 hours12° 51' 54.2"874.78 mieast3° 38' 25.5"250.24 misouth904.30 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 11:50 AM598 km372 miles323 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 11:50 AM739 km459 miles399 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 11:50 AM757 km470 miles409 nmSoutheast SE
VictoriaSat 11:50 AM1174 km730 miles634 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSat 10:50 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 10:50 AM1677 km1042 miles905 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 1:50 PM1740 km1081 miles940 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSat 10:50 AM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 10:50 AM2357 km1464 miles1272 nmNorthwest NW
DodomaSat 10:50 AM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmWest-northwest WNW
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