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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

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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 Latitude: 10° 51' South, Longitude: 92° 56' 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"1019.12 miwest0° 00' 53.9"1.03 minorth1019.15 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 Latitude: 20° 22' North, Longitude: 153° 20' 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"941.24 miwest0° 01' 37.0"1.85 misouth941.33 mi
24 hours11° 39' 14.9"755.88 mieast1° 04' 53.1"74.39 misouth762.11 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 PM455 km283 miles246 nmEast-southeast ESE
BengkuluWed 1:02 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmNortheast NE
PalembangWed 1:02 PM1569 km975 miles847 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaWed 1:02 PM1614 km1003 miles871 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungWed 1:02 PM1671 km1038 miles902 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanWed 1:02 PM1718 km1067 miles928 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeWed 2:02 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 2:02 PM1826 km1134 miles986 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakWed 1:02 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaWed 1:02 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmEast E
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