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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 = Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:52:00 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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' South, Longitude: 108° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.91 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.8 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' 10.9"1037.73 miWest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 miNorth1037.74 mi
24 hours0° 04' 25.2"5.10 miWest0° 23' 42.9"27.16 miNorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' North, Longitude: 167° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.15 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.70 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.0"941.79 miWest0° 00' 42.5"0.81 miSouth941.82 mi
24 hours11° 35' 51.1"752.55 miEast0° 42' 47.8"49.07 miSouth755.85 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PontianakTue 11:52 AM68 km42 miles36 nmNortheast NE
KuchingTue 12:52 PM275 km171 miles148 nmNortheast NE
Pangkal PinangTue 11:52 AM364 km226 miles197 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tanjung PinangTue 11:52 AM526 km327 miles284 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangTue 11:52 AM542 km337 miles293 nmWest-southwest WSW
Palangka RayaTue 11:52 AM584 km363 miles316 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeTue 12:52 PM601 km374 miles325 nmWest-northwest WNW
JambiTue 11:52 AM607 km377 miles328 nmWest-southwest WSW
Johor BahruTue 12:52 PM617 km383 miles333 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaTue 11:52 AM668 km415 miles361 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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