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Day and Night World Map

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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 07:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 41' South
Longitude: 61° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.11 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"964.05 miwest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 misouth964.02 mi
24 hours0° 05' 33.5"5.96 mieast0° 09' 25.8"10.82 misouth12.35 mi

Position of the Moon

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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.54 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.6 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' 55.0"976.34 miwest0° 08' 59.7"10.31 misouth976.11 mi
24 hours13° 14' 23.4"893.65 mieast3° 15' 45.7"224.33 misouth915.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 11:40 AM487 km303 miles263 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 11:40 AM674 km419 miles364 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 10:40 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 1:40 PM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaSat 11:40 AM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSat 10:40 AM2267 km1408 miles1224 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 12:40 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamSat 10:40 AM2934 km1823 miles1584 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaputoSat 9:40 AM3017 km1875 miles1629 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweSat 9:40 AM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmWest-northwest WNW
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