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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 09' South
Longitude: 121° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.06 meters/second, 1663.4 km/hour, 1033.6 miles/hour or 898.2 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.23 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.23 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.9"1033.65 miwest0° 00' 57.5"1.10 misouth1033.64 mi
24 hours0° 04' 20.8"4.99 miwest0° 22' 59.2"26.33 misouth26.80 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 23' South
Longitude: 134° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.05 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 28' 48.3"982.00 miwest0° 09' 25.4"10.80 misouth981.79 mi
24 hours12° 45' 27.3"865.21 mieast3° 27' 40.0"237.95 misouth891.75 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KendariSun 11:40 AM155 km96 miles84 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakassarSun 11:40 AM261 km162 miles141 nmWest W
EndeSun 11:40 AM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth S
MamujuSun 11:40 AM421 km262 miles228 nmNorthwest NW
RabaSun 11:40 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouthwest SW
PaluSun 11:40 AM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 12:40 PM564 km351 miles305 nmSoutheast SE
KupangSun 11:40 AM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuaiSun 12:40 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSoutheast SE
SameSun 12:40 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSoutheast SE
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