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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 06:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 73° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.19 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"1000.20 miwest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 misouth1000.17 mi
24 hours0° 00' 21.2"0.39 mieast0° 18' 18.4"20.98 misouth20.98 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 60' South, Longitude: 83° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.63 meters/second, 1535.9 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 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' 19.8"954.13 miwest0° 06' 01.5"6.91 misouth953.90 mi
24 hours14° 06' 48.1"933.71 mieast1° 52' 25.9"128.88 misouth937.77 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 12:50 PM900 km559 miles486 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 10:50 AM1736 km1079 miles937 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 10:50 AM1963 km1219 miles1060 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 11:50 AM2170 km1348 miles1172 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 10:50 AM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:50 AM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:20 PM2581 km1603 miles1393 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 12:20 PM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoMon 9:50 AM2748 km1708 miles1484 nmWest-southwest WSW
BangaloreMon 12:20 PM3180 km1976 miles1717 nmNorth N
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