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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, 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 AM288 km179 miles155 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingarajaWed 12:36 PM310 km193 miles167 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KediriWed 11:36 AM324 km201 miles175 nmSouthwest SW
MadiunWed 11:36 AM335 km208 miles181 nmSouthwest SW
KudusWed 11:36 AM358 km222 miles193 nmWest-southwest WSW
DenpasarWed 12:36 PM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Palangka RayaWed 11:36 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNorth N
SurakartaWed 11:36 AM393 km244 miles212 nmWest-southwest WSW
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