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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 06:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 07' South, Longitude: 80° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.87 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 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"1001.72 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.69 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.7"0.16 mieast0° 18' 33.9"21.28 misouth21.28 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' South, Longitude: 77° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.65 meters/second, 1561.1 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 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' 01.0"969.87 miwest0° 08' 20.4"9.56 misouth969.62 mi
24 hours13° 31' 14.0"907.48 mieast2° 55' 36.5"201.25 misouth923.49 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 12:20 PM1242 km772 miles671 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 11:20 AM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:50 AM2436 km1513 miles1315 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 11:50 AM2439 km1516 miles1317 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 10:20 AM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:20 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmSouth S
ThiruvananthapuramSun 11:50 AM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSun 10:20 AM2737 km1701 miles1478 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 10:20 AM2990 km1858 miles1615 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSun 1:20 PM3030 km1883 miles1636 nmEast-northeast ENE
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