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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 = Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 5:20:00 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 Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 26' South, Longitude: 102° 38' 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"17.24 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.24 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.4"1034.64 miWest0° 00' 58.7"1.12 miNorth1034.66 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° 22' South, Longitude: 69° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.85 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 23.0"981.53 miWest0° 10' 19.0"11.82 miNorth981.90 mi
24 hours12° 24' 22.4"841.38 miEast4° 21' 32.0"299.57 miNorth898.39 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 PM82 km51 miles44 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalembangSat 12:20 PM285 km177 miles154 nmNortheast NE
Bandar LampungSat 12:20 PM310 km193 miles167 nmEast-southeast ESE
JambiSat 12:20 PM332 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SerangSat 12:20 PM432 km269 miles233 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pangkal PinangSat 12:20 PM463 km287 miles250 nmEast-northeast ENE
PadangSat 12:20 PM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSat 12:20 PM500 km311 miles270 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogorSat 12:20 PM519 km323 miles280 nmEast-southeast ESE
BekasiSat 12:20 PM523 km325 miles282 nmEast-southeast ESE

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