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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

UTC time = Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 6:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 08' South, Longitude: 75° 54' 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"1001.63 miWest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 miSouth1001.60 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miEast0° 18' 33.6"21.27 miSouth21.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 04' South, Longitude: 72° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.55 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 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 miSouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 26' 59.6"969.59 miWest0° 08' 18.9"9.53 miSouth969.34 mi
24 hours13° 31' 45.5"907.83 miEast2° 54' 54.1"200.43 miSouth923.65 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 12:40 PM946 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSun 10:40 AM2029 km1261 miles1096 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSun 11:40 AM2151 km1337 miles1162 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSun 10:40 AM2255 km1401 miles1217 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 12:10 PM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 12:10 PM2479 km1540 miles1338 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:40 AM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmSouth S
VictoriaSun 10:40 AM2522 km1567 miles1362 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramSun 12:10 PM2616 km1626 miles1413 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSun 9:40 AM3046 km1893 miles1645 nmWest-southwest WSW

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