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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 Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 06:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 20' South, Longitude: 75° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.12 meters/second, 1555.6 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 840.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.11 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 59' 47.1"966.33 miwest0° 00' 26.2"0.50 misouth966.31 mi
24 hours0° 05' 12.6"5.60 mieast0° 10' 16.1"11.78 misouth13.04 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 28' South, Longitude: 14° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.70 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.9"1001.82 miwest0° 10' 36.4"12.15 misouth1001.77 mi
24 hours11° 39' 34.8"804.12 mieast4° 10' 28.5"286.89 misouth850.94 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 12:44 PM1590 km988 miles858 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 11:44 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmSouth S
Port LouisThu 10:44 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 10:44 AM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmWest W
MaleThu 11:44 AM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmNorth N
VictoriaThu 10:44 AM2865 km1780 miles1547 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoThu 9:44 AM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 11:44 AM3146 km1955 miles1699 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 12:14 PM3156 km1961 miles1704 nmNorth N
MoroniThu 9:44 AM3616 km2247 miles1953 nmWest-northwest WNW
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