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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

UTC time = Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 8:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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° 54' 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"1001.51 miWest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 miSouth1001.48 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° 20' South, Longitude: 43° 41' 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' 50.8"968.24 miWest0° 08' 09.2"9.34 miSouth967.99 mi
24 hours13° 35' 03.0"910.41 miEast2° 50' 20.2"195.20 miSouth925.09 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 AM77 km48 miles42 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouSun 11:40 AM272 km169 miles147 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduSun 11:40 AM368 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniSun 11:40 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSun 11:40 AM450 km280 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniSun 11:40 AM478 km297 miles258 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirananaSun 11:40 AM486 km302 miles262 nmNortheast NE
ToamasinaSun 11:40 AM500 km311 miles270 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeSun 11:40 AM535 km333 miles289 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PembaSun 10:40 AM630 km391 miles340 nmWest-northwest WNW

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