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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 = Monday, November 4, 2013 at 5:50:00 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 Monday, November 4, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 88° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.22 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.67 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miSouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.3"1000.20 miWest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 miSouth1000.17 mi
24 hours0° 00' 20.7"0.38 miEast0° 18' 18.9"20.99 miSouth20.99 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 54' South, Longitude: 98° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.90 meters/second, 1536.8 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.92 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miSouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 25' 23.4"954.66 miWest0° 06' 08.2"7.03 miSouth954.43 mi
24 hours14° 05' 35.4"932.83 miEast1° 55' 21.2"132.22 miSouth937.27 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 11:50 AM1962 km1219 miles1060 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengkuluMon 12:50 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
JakartaMon 12:50 PM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 12:50 PM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeMon 1:50 PM2512 km1561 miles1356 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:50 PM2524 km1569 miles1363 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:20 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboMon 11:20 AM2647 km1645 miles1429 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 10:50 AM2698 km1677 miles1457 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleMon 10:50 AM2719 km1690 miles1468 nmNorthwest NW

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