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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 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 22' North, Longitude: 109° 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"1033.30 miwest0° 00' 57.3"1.10 minorth1033.29 mi
24 hours0° 04' 22.3"5.02 miwest0° 22' 55.1"26.25 minorth26.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 20° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.49 meters/second, 1524.6 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.2 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' 05.2"0.10 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.7"947.15 miwest0° 05' 18.4"6.08 minorth947.41 mi
24 hours13° 24' 55.8"880.60 mieast2° 36' 55.2"179.86 minorth905.00 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuchingWed 12:46 PM445 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MiriWed 12:46 PM558 km347 miles301 nmEast E
Kuala BelaitWed 12:46 PM581 km361 miles314 nmEast E
PontianakWed 11:46 AM597 km371 miles322 nmSouth S
Pekan TutongWed 12:46 PM625 km388 miles337 nmEast E
Cần ThơWed 11:46 AM631 km392 miles341 nmNorthwest NW
Ho Chi MinhWed 11:46 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 12:46 PM658 km409 miles355 nmEast E
KuantanWed 12:46 PM658 km409 miles355 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tanjung PinangWed 11:46 AM709 km441 miles383 nmSouthwest SW
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