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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: 105° 57' 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"1037.77 miwest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 minorth1037.77 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° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.84 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"968.08 miwest0° 07' 02.0"8.06 misouth968.39 mi
24 hours11° 19' 22.2"754.62 mieast3° 09' 09.4"216.75 misouth790.29 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 PM170 km106 miles92 nmWest W
SingaporeFri 1:02 PM243 km151 miles131 nmWest-northwest WNW
Johor BahruFri 1:02 PM258 km160 miles139 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pangkal PinangFri 12:02 PM312 km194 miles169 nmSouth S
JambiFri 12:02 PM363 km226 miles196 nmSouthwest SW
PontianakFri 12:02 PM386 km240 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalembangFri 12:02 PM428 km266 miles231 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KuantanFri 1:02 PM452 km281 miles244 nmNorthwest NW
KuchingFri 1:02 PM498 km310 miles269 nmEast E
PekanbaruFri 12:02 PM502 km312 miles271 nmWest W
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