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Day and Night World Map

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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 Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 06:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 10' South
Longitude: 75° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.64 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.13 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 59' 47.6"967.50 miwest0° 00' 27.2"0.52 misouth967.48 mi
24 hours0° 05' 01.8"5.41 mieast0° 10' 40.3"12.24 misouth13.38 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 14' South
Longitude: 3° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.81 meters/second, 1619.3 km/hour, 1006.2 miles/hour or 874.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.77 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 42.8"1006.17 miwest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 misouth1006.23 mi
24 hours11° 06' 52.0"768.84 mieast4° 14' 43.0"291.71 misouth821.56 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 12:44 PM1568 km975 miles847 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandWed 11:44 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmSouth S
Port LouisWed 10:44 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmWest W
Saint-DenisWed 10:44 AM2096 km1303 miles1132 nmWest W
MaleWed 11:44 AM2812 km1747 miles1518 nmNorth N
VictoriaWed 10:44 AM2846 km1769 miles1537 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoWed 9:44 AM2948 km1832 miles1592 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 12:14 PM3138 km1950 miles1694 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisWed 11:44 AM3164 km1966 miles1709 nmSouth S
MoroniWed 9:44 AM3599 km2236 miles1943 nmWest-northwest WNW
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