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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 30' South
Longitude: 106° 10' 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' 25.3"5.10 miwest0° 23' 42.9"27.16 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 18' North
Longitude: 169° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.16 meters/second, 1516.2 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' 56.1"941.87 miwest0° 00' 43.5"0.83 misouth941.90 mi
24 hours11° 35' 49.2"752.58 mieast0° 43' 12.5"49.54 misouth755.93 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pangkal PinangTue 12:02 PM181 km112 miles98 nmSouth S
Tanjung PinangTue 12:02 PM249 km155 miles134 nmNorthwest NW
JambiTue 12:02 PM310 km193 miles167 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalembangTue 12:02 PM318 km197 miles171 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeTue 1:02 PM325 km202 miles175 nmNorthwest NW
Johor BahruTue 1:02 PM344 km214 miles186 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakTue 12:02 PM356 km221 miles192 nmEast E
KuchingTue 1:02 PM517 km321 miles279 nmEast-northeast ENE
PekanbaruTue 12:02 PM538 km334 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
Bandar LampungTue 12:02 PM553 km344 miles299 nmSouth S
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