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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 = Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 4:30:00 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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 04:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 47' South, Longitude: 109° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.32 meters/second, 1664.4 km/hour, 1034.2 miles/hour or 898.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.24 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth17.24 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.2"1034.16 miWest0° 00' 57.6"1.10 miSouth1034.15 mi
24 hours0° 04' 26.3"5.10 miWest0° 23' 03.0"26.40 miSouth26.89 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 31' South, Longitude: 110° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.66 meters/second, 1600.8 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.2"994.54 miWest0° 10' 27.2"11.97 miSouth994.41 mi
24 hours12° 12' 12.8"836.91 miEast3° 59' 50.1"274.72 miSouth876.54 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PekalonganSat 11:30 AM233 km145 miles126 nmSouth S
TegalSat 11:30 AM236 km147 miles128 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CirebonSat 11:30 AM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SemarangSat 11:30 AM258 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KudusSat 11:30 AM262 km163 miles142 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TasikmalayaSat 11:30 AM321 km199 miles173 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BandungSat 11:30 AM325 km202 miles175 nmSouthwest SW
BekasiSat 11:30 AM332 km206 miles179 nmWest-southwest WSW
SurakartaSat 11:30 AM336 km209 miles181 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YogyakartaSat 11:30 AM344 km214 miles186 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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