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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 08:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 51' South, Longitude: 45° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.46 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.7 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' 00.2"1003.05 miwest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 misouth1003.02 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miwest0° 18' 47.3"21.53 misouth21.53 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 43' South, Longitude: 30° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.94 meters/second, 1583.8 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 28' 37.5"983.99 miwest0° 09' 44.8"11.17 misouth983.79 mi
24 hours12° 53' 25.3"876.16 mieast3° 37' 05.4"248.73 misouth905.18 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaSat 11:40 AM123 km76 miles66 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouSat 11:40 AM232 km144 miles125 nmNorth N
MutsamuduSat 11:40 AM324 km202 miles175 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniSat 11:40 AM348 km217 miles188 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSat 11:40 AM432 km269 miles233 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirananaSat 11:40 AM488 km303 miles264 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoSat 11:40 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaSat 11:40 AM545 km339 miles294 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeSat 11:40 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NampulaSat 10:40 AM685 km425 miles370 nmWest W
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