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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 Friday, March 22, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 42' North, Longitude: 106° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.89 meters/second, 1670.0 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.7 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' 11.3"1037.70 miwest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 minorth1037.70 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.7"5.20 miwest0° 23' 39.4"27.09 minorth27.59 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 22, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' North, Longitude: 135° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.83 meters/second, 1558.2 km/hour, 968.2 miles/hour or 841.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.14 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.4"968.00 miwest0° 07' 01.9"8.06 misouth968.31 mi
24 hours11° 19' 22.3"754.56 mieast3° 09' 07.4"216.70 misouth790.22 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tanjung PinangFri 12:02 PM201 km125 miles108 nmWest W
SingaporeFri 1:02 PM273 km170 miles147 nmWest-northwest WNW
Johor BahruFri 1:02 PM287 km178 miles155 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pangkal PinangFri 12:02 PM312 km194 miles169 nmSouth S
PontianakFri 12:02 PM355 km221 miles192 nmEast-southeast ESE
JambiFri 12:02 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouthwest SW
PalembangFri 12:02 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KuchingFri 1:02 PM468 km291 miles253 nmEast-northeast ENE
KuantanFri 1:02 PM472 km294 miles255 nmNorthwest NW
Malacca CityFri 1:02 PM473 km294 miles256 nmWest-northwest WNW
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