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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

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

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

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 47' South, Longitude: 107° 07' East

The ground speed is currently 462.32 meters/second, 1664.4 kilometres/hour, 1034.2 miles/hour or 898.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 32' South, Longitude: 108° 15' East

The ground speed is currently 444.63 meters/second, 1600.7 kilometres/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 07.6"994.46 miWest0° 10' 27.0"11.97 miSouth994.33 mi
24 hours12° 12' 26.6"837.11 miEast3° 59' 39.3"274.51 miSouth876.66 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JakartaSat 11:40 AM154 km95 miles83 nm SSW
BekasiSat 11:40 AM161 km100 miles87 nm S
SerangSat 11:40 AM182 km113 miles98 nm SW
BogorSat 11:40 AM203 km126 miles110 nm S
Bandar LampungSat 11:40 AM218 km135 miles117 nm WSW
BandungSat 11:40 AM242 km150 miles131 nm SSE
CirebonSat 11:40 AM266 km165 miles144 nm SE
TasikmalayaSat 11:40 AM306 km190 miles165 nm SSE
Pangkal PinangSat 11:40 AM315 km195 miles170 nm NNW
TegalSat 11:40 AM321 km199 miles173 nm SE