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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.

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 17' South, Longitude: 84° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.52 meters/second, 1625.5 km/hour, 1010.0 miles/hour or 877.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.83 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.83 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.8"1009.93 miwest0° 00' 50.6"0.97 minorth1009.96 mi
24 hours0° 00' 28.0"0.53 miwest0° 20' 20.7"23.31 minorth23.32 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 28' North, Longitude: 118° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.80 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.5"1001.67 miwest0° 11' 19.5"12.97 minorth1001.62 mi
24 hours11° 20' 10.4"781.81 mieast4° 19' 59.8"297.79 minorth833.75 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 12:34 PM1504 km935 miles812 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 12:04 PM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleWed 11:34 AM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboWed 12:04 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaWed 1:34 PM2542 km1580 miles1373 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 12:04 PM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungWed 1:34 PM2598 km1614 miles1403 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurWed 2:34 PM2606 km1619 miles1407 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeWed 2:34 PM2651 km1648 miles1432 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandWed 11:34 AM2809 km1745 miles1517 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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