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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 Monday, November 4, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 26' South
Longitude: 85° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.21 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"1000.26 miwest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 misouth1000.23 mi
24 hours0° 00' 20.8"0.39 mieast0° 18' 18.9"20.99 misouth20.99 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 55' South
Longitude: 95° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.85 meters/second, 1536.6 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 22.8"954.62 miwest0° 06' 07.1"7.01 misouth954.39 mi
24 hours14° 05' 48.8"933.04 mieast1° 54' 49.4"131.62 misouth937.41 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 12:00 Noon1696 km1054 miles916 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaMon 1:00 PM2532 km1574 miles1367 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleMon 11:00 AM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:30 AM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboMon 11:30 AM2552 km1585 miles1378 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungMon 1:00 PM2576 km1601 miles1391 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:00 AM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kuala LumpurMon 2:00 PM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 2:00 PM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisMon 10:00 AM3024 km1879 miles1633 nmWest-southwest WSW
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