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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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 06' South, Longitude: 108° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.93 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.8 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' 11.0"1037.77 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.77 mi
24 hours0° 04' 27.3"5.14 miwest0° 23' 42.1"27.14 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 35' North, Longitude: 155° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.13 meters/second, 1523.3 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.78 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.3"946.23 miwest0° 02' 56.3"3.37 misouth946.38 mi
24 hours11° 30' 41.1"750.34 mieast1° 35' 12.3"109.14 misouth761.77 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PontianakWed 11:52 AM52 km32 miles28 nmEast E
KuchingWed 12:52 PM245 km153 miles133 nmNortheast NE
Pangkal PinangWed 11:52 AM381 km237 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
Tanjung PinangWed 11:52 AM507 km315 miles274 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangWed 11:52 AM559 km347 miles302 nmSouthwest SW
SingaporeWed 12:52 PM580 km361 miles313 nmWest-northwest WNW
Johor BahruWed 12:52 PM595 km370 miles321 nmWest-northwest WNW
Palangka RayaWed 11:52 AM608 km378 miles328 nmEast-southeast ESE
JambiWed 11:52 AM609 km378 miles329 nmWest-southwest WSW
JakartaWed 11:52 AM706 km439 miles381 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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