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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 06:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 07' South, Longitude: 83° 24' 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"1001.66 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.63 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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 60' South, Longitude: 79° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.70 meters/second, 1561.3 km/hour, 970.2 miles/hour or 843.0 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' 01.8"969.92 miwest0° 08' 21.3"9.57 misouth969.68 mi
24 hours13° 30' 55.5"907.18 mieast2° 56' 01.4"201.72 misouth923.29 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 12:10 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 11:10 AM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:40 AM2464 km1531 miles1331 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 11:40 AM2468 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:10 AM2577 km1601 miles1392 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaSun 1:10 PM2745 km1706 miles1482 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisSun 10:10 AM2801 km1741 miles1513 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala LumpurSun 2:10 PM2854 km1773 miles1541 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSun 2:10 PM2892 km1797 miles1562 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisSun 10:10 AM3023 km1878 miles1632 nmWest-southwest WSW
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