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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 Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' South, Longitude: 88° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.55 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.65 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.8"998.77 miwest0° 00' 45.4"0.87 misouth998.74 mi
24 hours0° 00' 33.0"0.61 mieast0° 18' 03.4"20.69 misouth20.70 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 49' South, Longitude: 111° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.73 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 24' 12.0"943.17 miwest0° 03' 15.9"3.75 misouth943.03 mi
24 hours14° 25' 43.1"944.83 mieast0° 41' 40.7"47.78 misouth944.06 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 11:50 AM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaTue 12:50 PM2299 km1429 miles1241 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungTue 12:50 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeTue 1:50 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:50 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandTue 10:50 AM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 11:20 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleTue 10:50 AM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakTue 12:50 PM2908 km1807 miles1570 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarTue 1:50 PM3048 km1894 miles1646 nmEast-northeast ENE
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