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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° 18' 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"965.23 miwest0° 00' 25.2"0.48 misouth965.21 mi
24 hours0° 05' 22.7"5.77 mieast0° 09' 52.5"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° 30' South, Longitude: 39° 17' 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"992.11 miwest0° 10' 10.8"11.66 misouth991.96 mi
24 hours12° 20' 57.2"844.92 mieast3° 53' 23.3"267.37 misouth881.51 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 AM2129 km1323 miles1150 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaFri 11:50 AM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaFri 12:50 PM2540 km1578 miles1371 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 12:50 PM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmNortheast NE
PerthFri 1:50 PM2875 km1786 miles1552 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeFri 1:50 PM2977 km1850 miles1607 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:50 PM3042 km1890 miles1643 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarFri 1:50 PM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakFri 12:50 PM3223 km2003 miles1740 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:20 AM3303 km2052 miles1784 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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