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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 Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 26' South, Longitude: 102° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.54 meters/second, 1665.1 km/hour, 1034.7 miles/hour or 899.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.25 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.25 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.4"1034.72 miwest0° 00' 58.7"1.12 minorth1034.73 mi
24 hours0° 03' 48.1"4.37 miwest0° 23' 30.3"26.92 minorth27.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 21' South, Longitude: 69° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.85 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 23.1"981.61 miwest0° 10' 19.1"11.82 minorth981.98 mi
24 hours12° 24' 21.0"841.43 mieast4° 21' 33.4"299.61 minorth898.44 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 12:20 PM71 km44 miles39 nmNorth N
PalembangSat 12:20 PM311 km193 miles168 nmEast-northeast ENE
Bandar LampungSat 12:20 PM339 km211 miles183 nmEast-southeast ESE
JambiSat 12:20 PM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PadangSat 12:20 PM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SerangSat 12:20 PM460 km286 miles249 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pangkal PinangSat 12:20 PM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSat 12:20 PM529 km329 miles286 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogorSat 12:20 PM541 km336 miles292 nmEast-southeast ESE
BekasiSat 12:20 PM552 km343 miles298 nmEast-southeast ESE
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