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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° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.3 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"1000.21 miwest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 misouth1000.18 mi
24 hours0° 00' 21.1"0.39 mieast0° 18' 18.5"20.98 misouth20.99 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: 85° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.67 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"954.23 miwest0° 06' 02.7"6.93 misouth954.00 mi
24 hours14° 06' 36.4"933.58 mieast1° 52' 54.5"129.43 misouth937.70 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 PM962 km598 miles520 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 10:40 AM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 11:40 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisMon 10:40 AM2215 km1377 miles1196 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:40 AM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmSouth S
VictoriaMon 10:40 AM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:10 PM2514 km1562 miles1358 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 12:10 PM2516 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 9:40 AM3011 km1871 miles1626 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreMon 12:10 PM3149 km1957 miles1700 nmNorth N
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