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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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 06:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 51' South
Longitude: 92° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.64 meters/second, 1640.3 km/hour, 1019.2 miles/hour or 885.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.99 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.99 mi
1 hour15° 00' 04.0"1019.20 miwest0° 00' 53.9"1.03 minorth1019.22 mi
24 hours0° 01' 42.6"1.94 miwest0° 21' 39.3"24.81 minorth24.88 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 06:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 22' North
Longitude: 153° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.91 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.69 miwest0° 00' 01.6"0.03 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.9"941.31 miwest0° 01' 37.1"1.86 misouth941.40 mi
24 hours11° 39' 14.8"755.93 mieast1° 04' 55.5"74.44 misouth762.17 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamWed 12:32 PM484 km301 miles261 nmEast-southeast ESE
BengkuluWed 1:02 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmNortheast NE
PalembangWed 1:02 PM1594 km991 miles861 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaWed 1:02 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungWed 1:02 PM1700 km1057 miles918 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanWed 1:02 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeWed 2:02 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 2:02 PM1842 km1145 miles995 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakWed 1:02 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaWed 1:02 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmEast E
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