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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

UTC time = Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 5:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 05' South, Longitude: 100° 23' 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' 27.5"5.14 miWest0° 23' 42.1"27.14 miNorth27.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' North, Longitude: 163° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.21 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"946.40 miWest0° 02' 59.3"3.43 miSouth946.55 mi
24 hours11° 30' 32.5"750.31 miEast1° 36' 24.5"110.52 miSouth761.98 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukittinggiWed 12:26 PM24 km15 miles13 nmSouth S
PadangWed 12:26 PM92 km57 miles50 nmSouth S
PekanbaruWed 12:26 PM137 km85 miles74 nmEast-northeast ENE
Malacca CityWed 1:26 PM327 km203 miles177 nmNortheast NE
SerembanWed 1:26 PM356 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PematangsiantarWed 12:26 PM368 km228 miles198 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurWed 1:26 PM388 km241 miles210 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JambiWed 12:26 PM397 km247 miles214 nmEast-southeast ESE
Johor BahruWed 1:26 PM414 km257 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeWed 1:26 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE

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