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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

UTC time = Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 4:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 Latitude: 5° 37' South, Longitude: 113° 49' 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"1032.76 miWest0° 00' 58.1"1.11 miNorth1032.77 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 Latitude: 19° 55' South, Longitude: 39° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.27 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"937.61 miWest0° 03' 00.6"3.45 miNorth937.76 mi
24 hours13° 53' 03.0"903.07 miEast1° 47' 12.4"122.90 miNorth916.28 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 AM218 km136 miles118 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BanjarmasinWed 12:36 PM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangWed 11:36 AM293 km182 miles158 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingarajaWed 12:36 PM310 km193 miles167 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KediriWed 11:36 AM316 km196 miles170 nmSouthwest SW
MadiunWed 11:36 AM339 km211 miles183 nmSouthwest SW
KudusWed 11:36 AM356 km221 miles192 nmWest-southwest WSW
DenpasarWed 12:36 PM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Palangka RayaWed 11:36 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNorth N
SurakartaWed 11:36 AM396 km246 miles214 nmWest-southwest WSW

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