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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 07:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' South, Longitude: 60° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.17 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 21.6"0.40 mieast0° 18' 17.8"20.97 misouth20.97 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 05' South, Longitude: 71° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.41 meters/second, 1535.1 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.90 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 misouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 25' 16.7"953.65 miwest0° 05' 56.2"6.80 misouth953.42 mi
24 hours14° 07' 46.4"934.37 mieast1° 50' 01.4"126.12 misouth938.12 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisMon 11:40 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisMon 11:40 AM812 km505 miles439 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 11:40 AM1325 km823 miles715 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoMon 10:40 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 1:40 PM1569 km975 miles847 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 10:40 AM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamMon 10:40 AM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 10:40 AM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 12:40 PM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmNortheast NE
LilongweMon 9:40 AM2894 km1798 miles1563 nmWest W
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