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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 8:40:00 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 08:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 45° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.46 meters/second, 1614.5 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"1002.98 miWest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 miSouth1002.95 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° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.95 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' 37.7"983.93 miWest0° 09' 44.8"11.17 miSouth983.73 mi
24 hours12° 53' 23.3"876.07 miEast3° 37' 07.2"248.75 miSouth905.10 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 AM107 km67 miles58 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MamoutzouSat 11:40 AM239 km149 miles129 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduSat 11:40 AM338 km210 miles182 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniSat 11:40 AM367 km228 miles198 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSat 11:40 AM451 km280 miles243 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirananaSat 11:40 AM464 km288 miles251 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoSat 11:40 AM482 km300 miles261 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaSat 11:40 AM524 km325 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeSat 11:40 AM569 km354 miles307 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PembaSat 10:40 AM618 km384 miles334 nmWest-northwest WNW

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