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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, March 6, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 37' South
Longitude: 113° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.70 meters/second, 1662.1 km/hour, 1032.8 miles/hour or 897.5 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.21 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.21 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.7"1032.83 miwest0° 00' 58.1"1.11 minorth1032.85 mi
24 hours0° 03' 31.7"4.05 miwest0° 23' 18.7"26.70 minorth27.00 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 55' South
Longitude: 39° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.28 meters/second, 1509.4 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.63 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.7"937.68 miwest0° 03' 00.7"3.46 minorth937.83 mi
24 hours13° 53' 02.0"903.12 mieast1° 47' 15.7"122.97 minorth916.34 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SurabayaWed 11:36 AM203 km126 miles110 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalangWed 11:36 AM277 km172 miles149 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BanjarmasinWed 12:36 PM278 km173 miles150 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KediriWed 11:36 AM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MadiunWed 11:36 AM313 km194 miles169 nmSouthwest SW
SingarajaWed 12:36 PM326 km202 miles176 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KudusWed 11:36 AM329 km205 miles178 nmWest-southwest WSW
SurakartaWed 11:36 AM367 km228 miles198 nmSouthwest SW
SemarangWed 11:36 AM379 km235 miles204 nmWest-southwest WSW
Palangka RayaWed 11:36 AM379 km235 miles204 nmNorth N
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