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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 06:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 40' South
Longitude: 86° 53' 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"16.07 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.3"964.12 miwest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 misouth964.10 mi
24 hours0° 05' 32.9"5.95 mieast0° 09' 27.6"10.85 misouth12.37 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 25' South
Longitude: 49° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.03 meters/second, 1573.3 km/hour, 977.6 miles/hour or 849.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 28' 03.8"977.46 miwest0° 09' 05.8"10.42 misouth977.23 mi
24 hours13° 10' 51.9"890.55 mieast3° 18' 50.0"227.84 misouth913.26 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 11:00 AM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaSat 12:00 Noon2221 km1380 miles1199 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaSat 1:00 PM2749 km1708 miles1484 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 10:00 AM3057 km1900 miles1651 nmWest W
PerthSat 2:00 PM3085 km1917 miles1666 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeSat 2:00 PM3139 km1950 miles1695 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:00 PM3183 km1978 miles1719 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleSat 11:00 AM3209 km1994 miles1733 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:30 AM3249 km2019 miles1754 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisSat 10:00 AM3258 km2024 miles1759 nmWest W
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