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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

UTC time = Friday, November 29, 2013 at 6:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 31' South, Longitude: 77° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.62 meters/second, 1553.8 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' 46.6"965.13 miWest0° 00' 25.1"0.48 miSouth965.10 mi
24 hours0° 05' 23.0"5.78 miEast0° 09' 51.7"11.31 miSouth12.70 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 38' South, Longitude: 27° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.37 meters/second, 1596.1 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.53 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miSouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 59.0"991.61 miWest0° 10' 09.3"11.63 miSouth991.45 mi
24 hours12° 22' 33.4"846.38 miEast3° 52' 31.0"266.35 miSouth882.54 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 12:40 PM1647 km1023 miles889 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 11:40 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmSouth S
Port LouisFri 10:40 AM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 10:40 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmWest W
MaleFri 11:40 AM2868 km1782 miles1548 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 10:40 AM2990 km1858 miles1615 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoFri 9:40 AM3098 km1925 miles1673 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 11:40 AM3148 km1956 miles1700 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:10 PM3156 km1961 miles1704 nmNorth N
JakartaFri 1:40 PM3625 km2253 miles1957 nmEast-northeast ENE

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