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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 08:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 09' South, Longitude: 45° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.80 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 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"1001.58 miwest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 misouth1001.55 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.8"0.18 mieast0° 18' 32.5"21.25 misouth21.25 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 21' South, Longitude: 43° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.95 meters/second, 1558.6 km/hour, 968.5 miles/hour or 841.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.14 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 26' 50.7"968.30 miwest0° 08' 09.2"9.34 misouth968.05 mi
24 hours13° 35' 04.9"910.49 mieast2° 50' 17.6"195.17 misouth925.17 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaSun 11:40 AM97 km61 miles53 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouSun 11:40 AM266 km165 miles143 nmNorth N
MutsamuduSun 11:40 AM356 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniSun 11:40 AM377 km234 miles204 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSun 11:40 AM460 km286 miles249 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSun 11:40 AM463 km288 miles250 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntsirananaSun 11:40 AM509 km316 miles275 nmNortheast NE
ToamasinaSun 11:40 AM522 km325 miles282 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeSun 11:40 AM543 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NampulaSun 10:40 AM683 km425 miles369 nmWest W
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