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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 06:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 78° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 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"1000.22 miwest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 misouth1000.19 mi
24 hours0° 00' 21.0"0.39 mieast0° 18' 18.5"20.98 misouth20.99 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 58' South, Longitude: 88° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.72 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.9"954.33 miwest0° 06' 03.7"6.95 misouth954.10 mi
24 hours14° 06' 24.5"933.45 mieast1° 53' 23.3"129.98 misouth937.63 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 12:30 PM1091 km678 miles589 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 11:30 AM2228 km1384 miles1203 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 10:30 AM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 10:30 AM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:00 Noon2477 km1539 miles1337 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:30 AM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmSouth S
ColomboMon 12:00 Noon2480 km1541 miles1339 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 10:30 AM2754 km1711 miles1487 nmWest-northwest WNW
BangaloreMon 12:00 Noon3142 km1953 miles1697 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 9:30 AM3275 km2035 miles1768 nmWest W
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