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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.

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

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

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Monday, December 2, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 59' South, Longitude: 89° 51' East

The ground speed is currently 430.21 meters/second, 1548.8 kilometres/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 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"16.04 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.5"961.97 miWest0° 00' 22.0"0.42 miSouth961.95 mi
24 hours0° 05' 51.9"6.27 miEast0° 08' 37.3"9.89 miSouth11.71 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 2, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 08' South, Longitude: 79° 04' East

The ground speed is currently 423.35 meters/second, 1524.0 kilometres/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 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' 24.1"15.78 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 24' 04.7"946.70 miWest0° 04' 41.1"5.37 miSouth946.51 mi
24 hours14° 37' 42.1"961.62 miEast1° 16' 29.9"87.69 miSouth962.04 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
Amsterdam IslandMon 10:50 AM2113 km1313 miles1141 nm SSW
Diego GarciaMon 11:50 AM2479 km1540 miles1339 nm NW
JakartaMon 12:50 PM2530 km1572 miles1366 nm NE
BandungMon 12:50 PM2532 km1574 miles1367 nm NE
PerthMon 1:50 PM2799 km1739 miles1511 nm ESE
SingaporeMon 1:50 PM2989 km1858 miles1614 nm NNE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:50 PM3065 km1905 miles1655 nm NNE
DenpasarMon 1:50 PM3090 km1920 miles1668 nm ENE
PontianakMon 12:50 PM3220 km2001 miles1739 nm NE
Port LouisMon 9:50 AM3362 km2089 miles1815 nm W