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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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' South, Longitude: 108° 41' 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"1037.81 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.81 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° 34' 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"941.85 miwest0° 00' 42.6"0.82 misouth941.89 mi
24 hours11° 35' 51.0"752.60 mieast0° 42' 50.3"49.12 misouth755.91 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 AM91 km56 miles49 nmNortheast NE
KuchingTue 12:52 PM294 km182 miles158 nmNortheast NE
Pangkal PinangTue 11:52 AM337 km210 miles182 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tanjung PinangTue 11:52 AM497 km309 miles268 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangTue 11:52 AM515 km320 miles278 nmWest-southwest WSW
SingaporeTue 12:52 PM572 km355 miles309 nmWest-northwest WNW
JambiTue 11:52 AM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-southwest WSW
Johor BahruTue 12:52 PM588 km365 miles317 nmWest-northwest WNW
Palangka RayaTue 11:52 AM614 km381 miles332 nmEast-southeast ESE
JakartaTue 11:52 AM658 km409 miles355 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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