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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, April 3, 2013 at 04:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 22' North, Longitude: 114° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.91 meters/second, 1662.9 km/hour, 1033.3 miles/hour or 897.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.22 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.22 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.9"1033.31 miwest0° 00' 57.3"1.10 minorth1033.30 mi
24 hours0° 04' 22.3"5.02 miwest0° 22' 55.2"26.25 minorth26.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 27' South, Longitude: 25° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.41 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.79 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 46.5"946.97 miwest0° 05' 16.1"6.04 minorth947.23 mi
24 hours13° 25' 24.2"880.97 mieast2° 36' 05.4"178.91 minorth905.16 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kuala BelaitWed 12:26 PM88 km54 miles47 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pekan TutongWed 12:26 PM91 km57 miles49 nmSoutheast SE
MiriWed 12:26 PM107 km66 miles58 nmSouth S
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 12:26 PM112 km70 miles60 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kota KinabaluWed 12:26 PM235 km146 miles127 nmEast-northeast ENE
KuchingWed 12:26 PM588 km366 miles318 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto PrincesaWed 12:26 PM709 km440 miles383 nmNortheast NE
PontianakWed 11:26 AM793 km493 miles428 nmSouthwest SW
BalikpapanWed 12:26 PM794 km493 miles429 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Palangka RayaWed 11:26 AM837 km520 miles452 nmSouth S
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