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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 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 48' South, Longitude: 94° 37' 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"1034.14 miwest0° 00' 57.6"1.10 misouth1034.13 mi
24 hours0° 04' 26.1"5.10 miwest0° 23' 02.8"26.40 misouth26.88 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 41' South, Longitude: 96° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.46 meters/second, 1600.0 km/hour, 994.2 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' 04.9"994.07 miwest0° 10' 25.4"11.94 misouth993.94 mi
24 hours12° 13' 35.5"838.15 mieast3° 58' 45.2"273.48 misouth877.26 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 12:30 PM856 km532 miles462 nmEast E
MedanSat 12:30 PM1031 km641 miles557 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSat 12:30 PM1144 km711 miles618 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurSat 1:30 PM1179 km733 miles637 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 1:30 PM1228 km763 miles663 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSat 12:30 PM1360 km845 miles734 nmEast E
BandungSat 12:30 PM1458 km906 miles787 nmEast E
PontianakSat 12:30 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaSat 12:30 PM2025 km1258 miles1094 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:00 AM2083 km1294 miles1124 nmNorthwest NW
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