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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 = Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 6:20:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 17' South, Longitude: 88° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.59 meters/second, 1618.5 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.76 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miNorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.4"1005.53 miWest0° 00' 48.8"0.93 miNorth1005.56 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miEast0° 19' 40.4"22.54 miNorth22.54 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 43' South, Longitude: 86° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.08 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.44 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 11.3"986.55 miWest0° 11' 13.6"12.86 miNorth986.91 mi
24 hours12° 26' 29.0"848.27 miEast4° 39' 24.1"320.01 miNorth911.25 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSun 1:20 PM1900 km1180 miles1026 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSun 12:20 PM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSun 1:20 PM2192 km1362 miles1183 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 1:20 PM2236 km1389 miles1207 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 2:20 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 2:20 PM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:50 AM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 11:50 AM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSun 11:20 AM2631 km1635 miles1421 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakSun 1:20 PM2780 km1727 miles1501 nmEast-northeast ENE

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