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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° 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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 17' North, Longitude: 175° 47' 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"941.90 miwest0° 00' 45.8"0.88 misouth941.94 mi
24 hours11° 35' 45.1"752.53 mieast0° 44' 06.0"50.56 misouth755.98 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 PM30 km18 miles16 nmNortheast NE
PadangTue 12:26 PM52 km32 miles28 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PekanbaruTue 12:26 PM181 km113 miles98 nmNortheast NE
SerembanTue 1:26 PM401 km249 miles217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JambiTue 12:26 PM402 km250 miles217 nmEast-southeast ESE
PematangsiantarTue 12:26 PM405 km251 miles218 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BengkuluTue 12:26 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:26 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeTue 1:26 PM454 km282 miles245 nmEast-northeast ENE
Johor BahruTue 1:26 PM454 km282 miles245 nmEast-northeast ENE
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