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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 Friday, November 29, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 31' South
Longitude: 76° 48' 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"965.19 miwest0° 00' 25.1"0.48 misouth965.17 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 38' South
Longitude: 27° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.36 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"991.67 miwest0° 10' 09.2"11.63 misouth991.51 mi
24 hours12° 22' 35.6"846.48 mieast3° 52' 29.8"266.35 misouth882.63 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 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 11:40 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmSouth S
Port LouisFri 10:40 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 10:40 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmWest W
MaleFri 11:40 AM2864 km1779 miles1546 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 10:40 AM2967 km1843 miles1602 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoFri 9:40 AM3069 km1907 miles1657 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisFri 11:40 AM3143 km1953 miles1697 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:10 PM3159 km1963 miles1706 nmNorth N
JakartaFri 1:40 PM3652 km2269 miles1972 nmEast-northeast ENE
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