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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 06:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 79° 40' 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"964.03 miwest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 misouth964.01 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 Latitude: 12° 29' South, Longitude: 42° 16' 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' 01.3"977.07 miwest0° 09' 04.0"10.39 misouth976.84 mi
24 hours13° 11' 52.9"891.39 mieast3° 17' 57.3"226.82 misouth913.80 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 PM1768 km1098 miles954 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:30 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 10:30 AM2310 km1436 miles1247 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSat 10:30 AM2512 km1561 miles1356 nmWest W
MaleSat 11:30 AM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:00 Noon3159 km1963 miles1706 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisSat 11:30 AM3183 km1978 miles1718 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaSat 10:30 AM3223 km2002 miles1740 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoSat 9:30 AM3366 km2091 miles1817 nmWest W
JakartaSat 1:30 PM3390 km2106 miles1830 nmEast-northeast ENE
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