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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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 53' South, Longitude: 106° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.87 meters/second, 1669.9 km/hour, 1037.6 miles/hour or 901.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.8"1037.72 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.72 mi
24 hours0° 04' 22.7"5.05 miwest0° 23' 43.5"27.17 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' North, Longitude: 178° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.63 meters/second, 1517.9 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.72 miwest0° 00' 01.6"0.03 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.6"942.92 miwest0° 01' 32.2"1.76 minorth942.84 mi
24 hours348° 21' 38.8"756.19 miwest0° 10' 51.7"12.45 minorth755.86 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pangkal PinangMon 12:02 PM138 km86 miles74 nmSouth S
Tanjung PinangMon 12:02 PM284 km177 miles153 nmNorthwest NW
PalembangMon 12:02 PM285 km177 miles154 nmSouthwest SW
JambiMon 12:02 PM303 km188 miles164 nmWest-southwest WSW
PontianakMon 12:02 PM357 km222 miles193 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeMon 1:02 PM359 km223 miles194 nmNorthwest NW
Johor BahruMon 1:02 PM379 km236 miles205 nmNorthwest NW
Bandar LampungMon 12:02 PM512 km318 miles276 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KuchingMon 1:02 PM530 km330 miles286 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluMon 12:02 PM547 km340 miles296 nmSouthwest SW
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