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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 07:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 09' South
Longitude: 58° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.82 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' 59.8"1001.63 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.60 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.5"0.18 mieast0° 18' 32.9"21.26 misouth21.26 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 14' South
Longitude: 55° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.20 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.15 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 54.3"968.86 miwest0° 08' 13.2"9.42 misouth968.61 mi
24 hours13° 33' 42.9"909.43 mieast2° 52' 12.5"197.36 misouth924.57 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 11:50 AM560 km348 miles302 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSun 11:50 AM695 km432 miles375 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToamasinaSun 10:50 AM987 km614 miles533 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 11:50 AM1200 km746 miles648 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 10:50 AM1203 km748 miles650 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 10:50 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSun 1:50 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSun 10:50 AM2253 km1400 miles1216 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSun 10:50 AM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSun 9:50 AM2625 km1631 miles1418 nmWest W
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