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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 06:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 76° 53' 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"964.09 miwest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 misouth964.07 mi
24 hours0° 05' 33.2"5.95 mieast0° 09' 26.9"10.83 misouth12.36 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 31' South, Longitude: 39° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.84 meters/second, 1572.6 km/hour, 977.2 miles/hour or 849.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 28' 00.2"977.01 miwest0° 09' 03.3"10.38 misouth976.78 mi
24 hours13° 12' 16.6"891.79 mieast3° 17' 37.0"226.45 misouth914.10 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 12:40 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:40 AM1789 km1111 miles966 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 10:40 AM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSat 10:40 AM2225 km1382 miles1201 nmWest W
MaleSat 11:40 AM2883 km1791 miles1557 nmNorth N
VictoriaSat 10:40 AM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 9:40 AM3078 km1913 miles1662 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisSat 11:40 AM3127 km1943 miles1688 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:10 PM3177 km1974 miles1715 nmNorth N
JakartaSat 1:40 PM3650 km2268 miles1971 nmEast-northeast ENE
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