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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 06:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 41' South, Longitude: 74° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.12 meters/second, 1552.0 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"964.08 miwest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 misouth964.06 mi
24 hours0° 05' 33.2"5.95 mieast0° 09' 26.7"10.83 misouth12.36 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 32' South, Longitude: 37° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.79 meters/second, 1572.4 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.28 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 59.3"976.90 miwest0° 09' 02.8"10.36 misouth976.67 mi
24 hours13° 12' 37.6"892.10 mieast3° 17' 18.5"226.10 misouth914.31 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 12:50 PM1601 km995 miles864 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 10:50 AM1764 km1096 miles953 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:50 AM1813 km1127 miles979 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 10:50 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 10:50 AM2781 km1728 miles1502 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 9:50 AM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmWest W
MaleSat 11:50 AM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisSat 11:50 AM3093 km1922 miles1670 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:20 PM3217 km1999 miles1737 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSat 9:50 AM3491 km2169 miles1885 nmWest-northwest WNW
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