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Day and Night World Map

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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 07:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 08' South
Longitude: 70° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.5 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"1001.68 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.65 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.0"0.17 mieast0° 18' 33.5"21.27 misouth21.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 07:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 07' South
Longitude: 67° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.45 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.6 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' 58.1"969.42 miwest0° 08' 17.3"9.50 misouth969.17 mi
24 hours13° 32' 20.4"908.35 mieast2° 54' 06.3"199.53 misouth923.97 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 1:00 PM885 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSun 11:00 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 11:00 AM1726 km1073 miles932 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 11:00 AM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 12:00 Noon2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSun 10:00 AM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSun 12:00 Noon2603 km1617 miles1406 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 12:30 PM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 12:30 PM2643 km1643 miles1427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 10:00 AM2980 km1852 miles1609 nmWest W
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