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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 Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 05:58:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' South, Longitude: 86° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.20 meters/second, 1595.5 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.52 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.3"991.24 miwest0° 00' 42.0"0.80 misouth991.21 mi
24 hours0° 01' 35.1"1.75 mieast0° 16' 38.7"19.08 misouth19.16 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 29' South, Longitude: 179° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.14 meters/second, 1584.5 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 28' 24.0"984.52 miwest0° 09' 59.4"11.44 minorth984.85 mi
24 hours347° 36' 41.6"842.72 miwest4° 11' 59.0"288.64 minorth895.45 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 11:58 AM1853 km1151 miles1001 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSun 10:58 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaSun 12:58 PM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 12:58 PM2589 km1608 miles1398 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleSun 10:58 AM2745 km1706 miles1482 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:28 AM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SingaporeSun 1:58 PM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:58 PM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSun 9:58 AM3043 km1891 miles1643 nmWest W
PontianakSun 12:58 PM3168 km1969 miles1711 nmNortheast NE
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