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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 Monday, November 4, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 88° 07' 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"1000.27 miwest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 misouth1000.24 mi
24 hours0° 00' 20.7"0.39 mieast0° 18' 18.9"20.99 misouth21.00 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: 97° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.89 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"954.72 miwest0° 06' 08.0"7.03 misouth954.49 mi
24 hours14° 05' 36.7"932.91 mieast1° 55' 18.0"132.17 misouth937.34 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 AM1932 km1201 miles1043 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaMon 12:50 PM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 12:50 PM2325 km1444 miles1255 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeMon 1:50 PM2532 km1574 miles1367 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:50 PM2540 km1578 miles1372 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:20 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboMon 11:20 AM2634 km1636 miles1422 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 10:50 AM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleMon 10:50 AM2701 km1678 miles1458 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakMon 12:50 PM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmNortheast NE
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