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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

UTC time = Friday, October 4, 2013 at 4:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 Latitude: 4° 24' South, Longitude: 107° 12' 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"1034.72 miWest0° 00' 57.7"1.10 miSouth1034.71 mi
24 hours0° 04' 31.9"5.21 miWest0° 23' 06.5"26.47 miSouth26.97 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 15' South, Longitude: 96° 33' 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"16.71 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.1"1002.83 miWest0° 10' 53.8"12.48 miSouth1002.82 mi
24 hours11° 42' 03.1"808.06 miEast4° 17' 34.9"294.99 miSouth857.91 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 AM197 km122 miles106 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BekasiFri 11:40 AM204 km127 miles110 nmSouth S
SerangFri 11:40 AM222 km138 miles120 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bandar LampungFri 11:40 AM242 km150 miles131 nmWest-southwest WSW
BogorFri 11:40 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth S
Pangkal PinangFri 11:40 AM279 km173 miles150 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungFri 11:40 AM282 km175 miles152 nmSouth S
CirebonFri 11:40 AM297 km185 miles160 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalembangFri 11:40 AM312 km194 miles169 nmWest-northwest WNW
TasikmalayaFri 11:40 AM343 km213 miles185 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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