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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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 07' South, Longitude: 88° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.70 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.9"1001.75 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.72 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.5"0.16 mieast0° 18' 34.2"21.28 misouth21.28 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 57' South, Longitude: 84° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.80 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.17 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 03.2"970.20 miwest0° 08' 22.7"9.60 misouth969.95 mi
24 hours13° 30' 24.1"906.83 mieast2° 56' 43.6"202.54 misouth923.12 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 11:50 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengkuluSun 12:50 PM1993 km1239 miles1076 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 12:50 PM2272 km1411 miles1227 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 12:50 PM2312 km1437 miles1249 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 1:50 PM2508 km1559 miles1354 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:50 PM2513 km1562 miles1357 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:20 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 11:20 AM2601 km1616 miles1405 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSun 10:50 AM2674 km1661 miles1444 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSun 10:50 AM2719 km1690 miles1468 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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