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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

UTC time = Monday, November 4, 2013 at 6:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 24' 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"1000.14 miWest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 miSouth1000.11 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° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.63 meters/second, 1535.9 km/hour, 954.4 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"954.08 miWest0° 06' 01.8"6.91 miSouth953.85 mi
24 hours14° 06' 46.8"933.63 miEast1° 52' 29.0"128.93 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 12:50 PM907 km564 miles490 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 10:50 AM1764 km1096 miles953 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 10:50 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 11:50 AM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 10:50 AM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:50 AM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:20 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 12:20 PM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoMon 9:50 AM2777 km1725 miles1499 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengaluruMon 12:20 PM3175 km1973 miles1715 nmNorth N

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