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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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 48' South, Longitude: 96° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.31 meters/second, 1664.3 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"1034.21 miwest0° 00' 57.6"1.10 misouth1034.20 mi
24 hours0° 04' 26.1"5.10 miwest0° 23' 02.9"26.40 misouth26.89 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 40' South, Longitude: 98° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.49 meters/second, 1600.2 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.57 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.4"994.21 miwest0° 10' 25.7"11.94 misouth994.08 mi
24 hours12° 13' 23.3"838.02 mieast3° 58' 54.9"273.69 misouth877.22 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PadangSat 12:20 PM580 km361 miles313 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 12:20 PM612 km381 miles331 nmEast E
PalembangSat 12:20 PM903 km561 miles487 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanSat 12:20 PM949 km590 miles513 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSat 1:20 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:20 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSat 12:20 PM1116 km693 miles602 nmEast E
BandungSat 12:20 PM1215 km755 miles656 nmEast-southeast ESE
PontianakSat 12:20 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaSat 12:20 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmEast E
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