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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 04:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 11' South
Longitude: 104° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.05 meters/second, 1663.4 km/hour, 1033.6 miles/hour or 898.1 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"1033.62 miwest0° 00' 57.4"1.10 misouth1033.60 mi
24 hours0° 04' 20.6"4.99 miwest0° 22' 59.1"26.32 misouth26.79 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 34' South
Longitude: 117° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.73 meters/second, 1579.4 km/hour, 981.4 miles/hour or 852.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.36 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 44.1"981.29 miwest0° 09' 21.3"10.72 misouth981.07 mi
24 hours12° 47' 09.5"866.57 mieast3° 25' 39.2"235.64 misouth892.42 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Bandar LampungSun 11:50 AM113 km70 miles61 nmEast-southeast ESE
SerangSun 11:50 AM234 km145 miles126 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalembangSun 11:50 AM248 km154 miles134 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluSun 11:50 AM270 km168 miles146 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaSun 11:50 AM302 km188 miles163 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogorSun 11:50 AM315 km196 miles170 nmEast-southeast ESE
BekasiSun 11:50 AM325 km202 miles175 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pangkal PinangSun 11:50 AM395 km245 miles213 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JambiSun 11:50 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth N
BandungSun 11:50 AM417 km259 miles225 nmEast-southeast ESE
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