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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 06:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 08' South, Longitude: 73° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 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"1001.62 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.59 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.0"0.17 mieast0° 18' 33.6"21.27 misouth21.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 05' South, Longitude: 70° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.50 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.7 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' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 26' 58.9"969.47 miwest0° 08' 18.0"9.51 misouth969.23 mi
24 hours13° 32' 02.0"908.05 mieast2° 54' 31.6"200.00 misouth923.78 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 12:50 PM869 km540 miles469 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 10:50 AM1776 km1103 miles959 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 10:50 AM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSun 11:50 AM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmNorth N
VictoriaSun 10:50 AM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 12:20 PM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 12:20 PM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:50 AM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmSouth S
ThiruvananthapuramSun 12:20 PM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSun 9:50 AM2785 km1730 miles1504 nmWest-southwest WSW
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