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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 05:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 29' South, Longitude: 100° 27' 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' 25.3"5.10 miwest0° 23' 42.9"27.16 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 17' North, Longitude: 175° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.17 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' 56.2"941.83 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.87 misouth941.87 mi
24 hours11° 35' 45.4"752.48 mieast0° 44' 03.6"50.51 misouth755.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukittinggiTue 12:26 PM22 km14 miles12 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PadangTue 12:26 PM49 km30 miles26 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PekanbaruTue 12:26 PM158 km98 miles85 nmNortheast NE
Malacca CityTue 1:26 PM358 km222 miles193 nmNortheast NE
JambiTue 12:26 PM373 km232 miles201 nmEast-southeast ESE
SerembanTue 1:26 PM387 km241 miles209 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PematangsiantarTue 12:26 PM416 km258 miles224 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengkuluTue 12:26 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:26 PM424 km263 miles229 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeTue 1:26 PM426 km265 miles230 nmEast-northeast ENE
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