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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 06:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 75° 54' 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"1000.15 miwest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 misouth1000.12 mi
24 hours0° 00' 21.1"0.39 mieast0° 18' 18.5"20.98 misouth20.98 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 59' South, Longitude: 86° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.68 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 20.3"954.17 miwest0° 06' 02.7"6.93 misouth953.94 mi
24 hours14° 06' 35.1"933.50 mieast1° 52' 57.7"129.48 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 12:40 PM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 10:40 AM2019 km1254 miles1090 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 11:40 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisMon 10:40 AM2244 km1394 miles1212 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:40 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:10 PM2508 km1559 miles1354 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 12:10 PM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 10:40 AM2537 km1577 miles1370 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoMon 9:40 AM3041 km1889 miles1642 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengaluruMon 12:10 PM3147 km1956 miles1699 nmNorth N
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