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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 areas 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 7:40:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 07:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 41' South, Longitude: 62° 10' East

The ground speed is currently 431.11 meters/second, 1552.0 kilometres/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"963.98 miWest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 miSouth963.96 mi
24 hours0° 05' 33.5"5.96 miEast0° 09' 25.9"10.81 miSouth12.35 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 40' South, Longitude: 25° 23' East

The ground speed is currently 436.54 meters/second, 1571.6 kilometres/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.27 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.1"976.29 miWest0° 08' 59.7"10.31 miSouth976.05 mi
24 hours13° 14' 21.2"893.55 miEast3° 15' 47.7"224.35 miSouth915.27 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 11:40 AM257 km160 miles139 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSat 11:40 AM514 km320 miles278 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-PierreSat 11:40 AM695 km432 miles375 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSat 11:40 AM703 km437 miles379 nmWest W
Saint-PaulSat 11:40 AM719 km447 miles388 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 10:40 AM1559 km969 miles842 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 1:40 PM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaSat 11:40 AM2022 km1256 miles1092 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSat 10:40 AM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:40 PM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmSoutheast SE

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