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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 06:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 07' South, Longitude: 85° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.87 meters/second, 1612.3 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"1001.74 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.71 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: 81° 56' 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' 02.4"970.09 miwest0° 08' 22.0"9.59 misouth969.84 mi
24 hours13° 30' 40.7"907.05 mieast2° 56' 21.4"202.11 misouth923.24 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 Noon1678 km1043 miles906 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:30 AM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSun 11:00 AM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 11:30 AM2518 km1565 miles1360 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSun 1:00 PM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 1:00 PM2566 km1594 miles1385 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:00 AM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kuala LumpurSun 2:00 PM2687 km1669 miles1451 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSun 2:00 PM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSun 10:00 AM3032 km1884 miles1637 nmWest-southwest WSW
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