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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 5:30:00 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 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 11' South, Longitude: 94° 33' 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 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 40' South, Longitude: 108° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.55 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 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' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 28' 41.8"980.82 miWest0° 09' 18.9"10.67 miSouth980.60 mi
24 hours12° 48' 06.3"867.26 miEast3° 24' 31.1"234.33 miSouth892.72 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSun 12:30 PM870 km541 miles470 nmEast E
MedanSun 12:30 PM1073 km667 miles579 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSun 12:30 PM1160 km721 miles627 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:30 PM1216 km756 miles657 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSun 1:30 PM1258 km782 miles679 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 12:30 PM1364 km847 miles736 nmEast E
BandungSun 12:30 PM1459 km907 miles788 nmEast E
PontianakSun 12:30 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaSun 12:30 PM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:00 AM2103 km1307 miles1135 nmNorthwest NW

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