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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

UTC time = Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 5:20:00 AM.

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

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

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 11' South, Longitude: 97° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.04 meters/second, 1663.3 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"1033.53 miWest0° 00' 57.4"1.10 miSouth1033.52 mi
24 hours0° 04' 20.4"4.98 miWest0° 22' 59.0"26.32 miSouth26.79 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 38' South, Longitude: 110° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.60 meters/second, 1579.0 km/hour, 981.1 miles/hour or 852.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.35 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miSouth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.3"980.92 miWest0° 09' 19.6"10.68 miSouth980.70 mi
24 hours12° 47' 51.6"867.07 miEast3° 24' 48.7"234.66 miSouth892.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PadangSun 12:20 PM598 km372 miles323 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSun 12:20 PM599 km372 miles324 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSun 12:20 PM891 km553 miles481 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanSun 12:20 PM986 km613 miles533 nmNorth N
SingaporeSun 1:20 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:20 PM1058 km657 miles571 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 12:20 PM1088 km676 miles587 nmEast E
BandungSun 12:20 PM1185 km736 miles640 nmEast E
PontianakSun 12:20 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalangSun 12:20 PM1752 km1088 miles946 nmEast E

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