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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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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 11' South
Longitude: 96° 46' 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"1033.60 miwest0° 00' 57.4"1.10 misouth1033.59 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 38' South
Longitude: 110° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.60 meters/second, 1578.9 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"980.98 miwest0° 09' 19.5"10.68 misouth980.76 mi
24 hours12° 47' 53.4"867.15 mieast3° 24' 46.7"234.64 misouth892.70 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 PM618 km384 miles334 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSun 12:20 PM629 km391 miles340 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSun 12:20 PM921 km572 miles497 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanSun 12:20 PM993 km617 miles536 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSun 1:20 PM1064 km661 miles575 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:20 PM1071 km666 miles578 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 12:20 PM1119 km695 miles604 nmEast E
BandungSun 12:20 PM1216 km755 miles656 nmEast E
PontianakSun 12:20 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaSun 12:20 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmEast E
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