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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 = Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 6:00:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 07' South, Longitude: 85° 54' 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"1001.67 miWest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 miSouth1001.64 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miEast0° 18' 34.0"21.28 miSouth21.28 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 58' South, Longitude: 82° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.75 meters/second, 1561.5 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.1 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' 02.5"970.03 miWest0° 08' 22.0"9.59 miSouth969.79 mi
24 hours13° 30' 39.0"906.96 miEast2° 56' 23.9"202.14 miSouth923.17 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 12:00 Noon1708 km1061 miles922 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSun 1:00 PM2492 km1549 miles1346 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:30 AM2522 km1567 miles1362 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 11:30 AM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSun 11:00 AM2534 km1574 miles1368 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSun 1:00 PM2537 km1577 miles1370 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:00 AM2643 km1643 miles1427 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kuala LumpurSun 2:00 PM2668 km1658 miles1441 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSun 2:00 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSun 10:00 AM3061 km1902 miles1653 nmWest-southwest WSW

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