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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

UTC time = Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 6:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 40' South, Longitude: 74° 40' 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"964.02 miWest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 miSouth964.00 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° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.79 meters/second, 1572.4 km/hour, 977.1 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"16.28 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 27' 59.4"976.85 miWest0° 09' 02.9"10.37 miSouth976.62 mi
24 hours13° 12' 35.4"892.01 miEast3° 17' 20.6"226.12 miSouth914.22 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 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 10:50 AM1793 km1114 miles968 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:50 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 10:50 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 10:50 AM2804 km1742 miles1514 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSat 9:50 AM2848 km1770 miles1538 nmWest W
MaleSat 11:50 AM2862 km1779 miles1546 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisSat 11:50 AM3096 km1924 miles1672 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:20 PM3211 km1995 miles1734 nmNorth N
MoroniSat 9:50 AM3519 km2187 miles1900 nmWest-northwest WNW

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