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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 07:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 09' South, Longitude: 60° 37' 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"1001.64 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.61 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.3"0.17 mieast0° 18' 33.1"21.26 misouth21.26 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 12' South, Longitude: 57° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.25 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.2 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' 55.0"968.97 miwest0° 08' 13.9"9.44 misouth968.72 mi
24 hours13° 33' 26.6"909.22 mieast2° 52' 35.4"197.80 misouth924.46 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 11:40 AM647 km402 miles349 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSun 11:40 AM838 km521 miles452 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSun 11:40 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 10:40 AM1456 km904 miles786 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSun 1:40 PM1550 km963 miles837 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSun 10:40 AM1918 km1192 miles1035 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamSun 10:40 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSun 10:40 AM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 12:40 PM2566 km1594 miles1386 nmNortheast NE
DodomaSun 10:40 AM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmWest-northwest WNW
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