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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 06:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 40' South
Longitude: 79° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.13 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.0 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.07 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.3"964.10 miwest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 misouth964.08 mi
24 hours0° 05' 33.1"5.95 mieast0° 09' 27.0"10.84 misouth12.36 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 29' South
Longitude: 41° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.89 meters/second, 1572.8 km/hour, 977.3 miles/hour or 849.2 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' 01.2"977.13 miwest0° 09' 04.0"10.39 misouth976.90 mi
24 hours13° 11' 55.4"891.48 mieast3° 17' 55.3"226.80 misouth913.89 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 12:30 PM1755 km1090 miles947 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:30 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 10:30 AM2281 km1418 miles1232 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSat 10:30 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmWest W
MaleSat 11:30 AM2930 km1821 miles1582 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:00 Noon3160 km1963 miles1706 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisSat 11:30 AM3176 km1974 miles1715 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaSat 10:30 AM3198 km1987 miles1727 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoSat 9:30 AM3337 km2074 miles1802 nmWest W
JakartaSat 1:30 PM3416 km2122 miles1844 nmEast-northeast ENE
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