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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: 77° 10' 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 misouth964.00 mi
24 hours0° 05' 33.1"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° 30' South, Longitude: 39° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.84 meters/second, 1572.6 km/hour, 977.2 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' 27.9"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 28' 00.4"976.96 miwest0° 09' 03.5"10.38 misouth976.73 mi
24 hours13° 12' 14.1"891.70 mieast3° 17' 38.9"226.47 misouth914.01 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 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:40 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmSouth S
Port LouisSat 10:40 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSat 10:40 AM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmWest W
MaleSat 11:40 AM2887 km1794 miles1559 nmNorth N
VictoriaSat 10:40 AM3008 km1869 miles1624 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 9:40 AM3107 km1931 miles1678 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisSat 11:40 AM3132 km1946 miles1691 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:10 PM3173 km1972 miles1714 nmNorth N
JakartaSat 1:40 PM3624 km2252 miles1957 nmEast-northeast ENE
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