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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 07:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 08' South, Longitude: 63° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.83 meters/second, 1612.2 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"1001.58 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.55 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.2"0.17 mieast0° 18' 33.2"21.26 misouth21.26 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 11' South, Longitude: 60° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.30 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.15 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 55.9"969.03 miwest0° 08' 14.8"9.45 misouth968.78 mi
24 hours13° 33' 08.2"908.91 mieast2° 53' 00.8"198.27 misouth924.26 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSun 11:30 AM837 km520 miles452 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSun 11:30 AM1054 km655 miles569 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSun 1:30 PM1309 km813 miles707 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaSun 11:30 AM1453 km903 miles784 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSun 10:30 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 10:30 AM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmWest W
MaleSun 12:30 PM2410 km1497 miles1301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuSun 10:30 AM2751 km1709 miles1486 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSun 10:30 AM2788 km1733 miles1506 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSun 12:30 PM2873 km1785 miles1551 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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