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Day and Night World Map

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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, October 4, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 24' South
Longitude: 106° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.57 meters/second, 1665.3 km/hour, 1034.7 miles/hour or 899.2 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.25 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.25 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.4"1034.79 miwest0° 00' 57.7"1.10 misouth1034.78 mi
24 hours0° 04' 31.9"5.21 miwest0° 23' 06.5"26.47 misouth26.98 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 15' South
Longitude: 96° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.35 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.1"1002.90 miwest0° 10' 53.8"12.48 misouth1002.88 mi
24 hours11° 42' 04.4"808.14 mieast4° 17' 34.5"295.00 misouth857.98 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JakartaFri 11:40 AM193 km120 miles104 nmSouth S
BekasiFri 11:40 AM203 km126 miles110 nmSouth S
SerangFri 11:40 AM207 km129 miles112 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bandar LampungFri 11:40 AM215 km134 miles116 nmWest-southwest WSW
BogorFri 11:40 AM240 km149 miles130 nmSouth S
Pangkal PinangFri 11:40 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalembangFri 11:40 AM286 km178 miles154 nmWest-northwest WNW
BandungFri 11:40 AM289 km180 miles156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CirebonFri 11:40 AM318 km198 miles172 nmSoutheast SE
TasikmalayaFri 11:40 AM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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