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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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 39' South
Longitude: 121° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.19 meters/second, 1552.3 km/hour, 964.5 miles/hour or 838.2 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.08 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.4"964.23 miwest0° 00' 24.1"0.46 misouth964.20 mi
24 hours0° 05' 31.9"5.93 mieast0° 09' 29.9"10.89 misouth12.40 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 03' South
Longitude: 82° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.73 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.32 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 16.0"979.01 miwest0° 09' 13.9"10.58 misouth978.79 mi
24 hours13° 05' 55.5"886.19 mieast3° 22' 58.8"232.59 misouth910.29 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Alice SpringsSat 1:10 PM1253 km778 miles676 nmEast-southeast ESE
PerthSat 11:40 AM1288 km800 miles695 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EuclaSat 12:25 PM1311 km815 miles708 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinSat 1:10 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmNortheast NE
DiliSat 12:40 PM1503 km934 miles811 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 11:40 AM1604 km997 miles866 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangSat 10:40 AM1802 km1120 miles973 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSat 11:40 AM1846 km1147 miles997 nmNorth N
SurabayaSat 10:40 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Adelaide *Sat 2:10 PM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmSoutheast SE
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