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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 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 89° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.14 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"964.13 miwest0° 00' 24.1"0.46 misouth964.11 mi
24 hours0° 05' 32.8"5.95 mieast0° 09' 27.7"10.85 misouth12.37 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 23' South, Longitude: 51° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.08 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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' 04.7"977.57 miwest0° 09' 06.4"10.43 misouth977.34 mi
24 hours13° 10' 30.7"890.24 mieast3° 19' 08.0"228.19 misouth913.05 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 10:50 AM2118 km1316 miles1143 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaSat 11:50 AM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaSat 12:50 PM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmNortheast NE
BandungSat 12:50 PM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmNortheast NE
PerthSat 1:50 PM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeSat 1:50 PM2987 km1856 miles1613 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:50 PM3054 km1898 miles1649 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 1:50 PM3120 km1939 miles1685 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSat 12:50 PM3230 km2007 miles1744 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 9:50 AM3316 km2060 miles1790 nmWest W
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