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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 06:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 08' South, Longitude: 78° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.86 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"1001.64 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.61 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.7"0.16 mieast0° 18' 33.8"21.27 misouth21.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' South, Longitude: 74° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.60 meters/second, 1561.0 km/hour, 969.9 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"16.16 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.4"969.70 miwest0° 08' 19.6"9.54 misouth969.45 mi
24 hours13° 31' 28.8"907.62 mieast2° 55' 16.5"200.86 misouth923.53 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 12:30 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 11:30 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSun 10:30 AM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 12:00 Noon2440 km1516 miles1318 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 12:00 Noon2443 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSun 10:30 AM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:30 AM2513 km1562 miles1357 nmSouth S
ThiruvananthapuramSun 12:00 Noon2618 km1627 miles1414 nmNorth N
VictoriaSun 10:30 AM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengaluruSun 12:00 Noon3109 km1932 miles1679 nmNorth N
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