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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 05:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 06' South, Longitude: 101° 06' 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"1037.85 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.85 mi
24 hours0° 04' 27.5"5.14 miwest0° 23' 42.1"27.14 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 05:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' North, Longitude: 163° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.20 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.7 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' 06.5"946.45 miwest0° 02' 59.1"3.42 misouth946.60 mi
24 hours11° 30' 33.2"750.36 mieast1° 36' 18.4"110.41 misouth762.02 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PekanbaruWed 12:22 PM79 km49 miles43 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BukittinggiWed 12:22 PM85 km53 miles46 nmWest-southwest WSW
PadangWed 12:22 PM124 km77 miles67 nmSouthwest SW
SerembanWed 1:22 PM321 km200 miles173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JambiWed 12:22 PM326 km202 miles176 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeWed 1:22 PM342 km212 miles185 nmEast-northeast ENE
Johor BahruWed 1:22 PM343 km213 miles185 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurWed 1:22 PM363 km225 miles196 nmNorth N
Tanjung PinangWed 12:22 PM389 km242 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE
PematangsiantarWed 12:22 PM412 km256 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
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