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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 Friday, November 29, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 30' South, Longitude: 89° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.63 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.09 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.8"965.17 miwest0° 00' 25.2"0.48 misouth965.14 mi
24 hours0° 05' 22.7"5.77 mieast0° 09' 52.6"11.32 misouth12.71 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 29' South, Longitude: 39° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.56 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 30' 02.7"992.05 miwest0° 10' 10.8"11.66 misouth991.90 mi
24 hours12° 20' 55.1"844.83 mieast3° 53' 24.5"267.37 misouth881.43 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:50 AM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaFri 11:50 AM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaFri 12:50 PM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 12:50 PM2523 km1568 miles1362 nmNortheast NE
PerthFri 1:50 PM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeFri 1:50 PM2961 km1840 miles1599 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:50 PM3029 km1882 miles1635 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarFri 1:50 PM3095 km1923 miles1671 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakFri 12:50 PM3203 km1990 miles1729 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:20 AM3313 km2058 miles1789 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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