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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 05:12:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 06' South, Longitude: 103° 36' 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"1037.84 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.85 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 05:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' North, Longitude: 160° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.18 meters/second, 1523.4 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 06.4"946.40 miwest0° 02' 58.2"3.40 misouth946.55 mi
24 hours11° 30' 35.7"750.37 mieast1° 35' 57.2"110.00 misouth761.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tanjung PinangWed 12:12 PM147 km91 miles79 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeWed 1:12 PM155 km96 miles84 nmNorth N
JambiWed 12:12 PM166 km103 miles90 nmSouth S
Johor BahruWed 1:12 PM173 km107 miles93 nmNorth N
PekanbaruWed 12:12 PM249 km155 miles135 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangWed 12:12 PM345 km214 miles186 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pangkal PinangWed 12:12 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSoutheast SE
SerembanWed 1:12 PM362 km225 miles196 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PadangWed 12:12 PM373 km232 miles201 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala LumpurWed 1:12 PM415 km258 miles224 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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