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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° 07' 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"1001.73 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.70 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.7"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° 32' 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' 01.7"969.98 miwest0° 08' 21.1"9.57 misouth969.73 mi
24 hours13° 30' 57.5"907.27 mieast2° 55' 59.0"201.68 misouth923.37 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 PM1451 km902 miles784 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 11:10 AM2383 km1481 miles1287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:40 AM2460 km1528 miles1328 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 11:40 AM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:10 AM2571 km1598 miles1388 nmSouth S
Port LouisSun 10:10 AM2772 km1723 miles1497 nmWest-southwest WSW
JakartaSun 1:10 PM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSun 2:10 PM2876 km1787 miles1553 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSun 2:10 PM2916 km1812 miles1575 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisSun 10:10 AM2994 km1861 miles1617 nmWest-southwest WSW
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