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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 05:12:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 29' South, Longitude: 103° 40' 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 05:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' North, Longitude: 172° 24' 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"941.88 miwest0° 00' 44.5"0.85 misouth941.92 mi
24 hours11° 35' 47.6"752.56 mieast0° 43' 34.9"49.97 misouth755.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JambiTue 12:12 PM123 km76 miles66 nmSouth S
Tanjung PinangTue 12:12 PM179 km111 miles97 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeTue 1:12 PM197 km122 miles106 nmNorth N
Johor BahruTue 1:12 PM216 km134 miles117 nmNorth N
PekanbaruTue 12:12 PM272 km169 miles147 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangTue 12:12 PM302 km187 miles163 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pangkal PinangTue 12:12 PM326 km203 miles176 nmSoutheast SE
PadangTue 12:12 PM373 km232 miles201 nmWest W
BengkuluTue 12:12 PM398 km247 miles215 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SerembanTue 1:12 PM404 km251 miles218 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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