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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, October 4, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 25' South, Longitude: 94° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.56 meters/second, 1665.2 km/hour, 1034.7 miles/hour or 899.1 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"1034.70 miwest0° 00' 57.7"1.10 misouth1034.69 mi
24 hours0° 04' 31.7"5.21 miwest0° 23' 06.4"26.46 misouth26.97 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 24' South, Longitude: 84° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.27 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.4 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 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.0"1002.64 miwest0° 10' 53.5"12.47 misouth1002.62 mi
24 hours11° 43' 00.1"809.03 mieast4° 17' 12.8"294.57 misouth858.60 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluFri 12:30 PM843 km524 miles455 nmEast E
MedanFri 12:30 PM990 km615 miles534 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangFri 12:30 PM1130 km702 miles610 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurFri 1:30 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 1:30 PM1198 km744 miles647 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaFri 12:30 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmEast E
BandungFri 12:30 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmEast-southeast ESE
PontianakFri 12:30 PM1700 km1056 miles918 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaFri 12:30 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:00 AM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmNorthwest NW
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