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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 Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 17' South
Longitude: 88° 17' 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"1005.60 miwest0° 00' 48.8"0.93 minorth1005.63 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 43' South
Longitude: 86° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.09 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 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 11.3"986.63 miwest0° 11' 13.7"12.86 minorth986.99 mi
24 hours12° 26' 27.3"848.31 mieast4° 39' 24.9"320.04 minorth911.30 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 12:20 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengkuluSun 1:20 PM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 1:20 PM2220 km1379 miles1198 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 1:20 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSun 2:20 PM2429 km1510 miles1312 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSun 2:20 PM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:50 AM2516 km1563 miles1359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 11:50 AM2521 km1567 miles1361 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSun 11:20 AM2612 km1623 miles1410 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakSun 1:20 PM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmEast-northeast ENE
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