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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° 24' 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"1001.68 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.65 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.5"0.16 mieast0° 18' 34.3"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° 37' 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"970.15 miwest0° 08' 22.9"9.60 misouth969.90 mi
24 hours13° 30' 22.3"906.74 mieast2° 56' 46.1"202.57 misouth923.04 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 AM1945 km1208 miles1050 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengkuluSun 12:50 PM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 12:50 PM2244 km1394 miles1212 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 12:50 PM2284 km1419 miles1234 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 1:50 PM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:50 PM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:20 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 11:20 AM2612 km1623 miles1411 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSun 10:50 AM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSun 10:50 AM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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