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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 7:40:00 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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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° 54' 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"1000.08 miWest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 miSouth1000.05 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° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.42 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"953.59 miWest0° 05' 56.3"6.81 miSouth953.36 mi
24 hours14° 07' 45.1"934.29 miEast1° 50' 04.7"126.17 miSouth938.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 11:40 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisMon 11:40 AM634 km394 miles343 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 11:40 AM832 km517 miles449 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 11:40 AM1338 km831 miles722 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoMon 10:40 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 1:40 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 10:40 AM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamMon 10:40 AM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 12:40 PM2577 km1602 miles1392 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuMon 10:40 AM2584 km1606 miles1395 nmNorthwest NW

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