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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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 91° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.15 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.1 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' 46.3"964.14 miwest0° 00' 24.1"0.46 misouth964.11 mi
24 hours0° 05' 32.6"5.94 mieast0° 09' 27.9"10.85 misouth12.37 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 22' South, Longitude: 54° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.13 meters/second, 1573.7 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.30 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 28' 05.4"977.68 miwest0° 09' 06.9"10.45 misouth977.45 mi
24 hours13° 10' 09.4"889.93 mieast3° 19' 26.1"228.53 misouth912.84 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:40 AM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmSouthwest SW
BandungSat 12:40 PM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:40 PM2353 km1462 miles1270 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSat 11:40 AM2625 km1631 miles1417 nmNorthwest NW
PerthSat 1:40 PM2634 km1636 miles1422 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeSat 1:40 PM2853 km1773 miles1541 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 1:40 PM2886 km1793 miles1558 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:40 PM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSat 12:40 PM3054 km1898 miles1649 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:10 AM3418 km2124 miles1846 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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