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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 Monday, October 7, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 34' South
Longitude: 94° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.75 meters/second, 1662.3 km/hour, 1032.9 miles/hour or 897.6 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.22 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.22 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.7"1032.95 miwest0° 00' 57.3"1.10 misouth1032.93 mi
24 hours0° 04' 14.4"4.86 miwest0° 22' 54.6"26.24 misouth26.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 7, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 05' South
Longitude: 120° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.69 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.10 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 27' 14.3"965.50 miwest0° 07' 32.4"8.64 misouth965.25 mi
24 hours13° 21' 41.3"892.54 mieast2° 34' 36.3"177.20 misouth904.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluMon 12:30 PM917 km570 miles495 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanMon 12:30 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangMon 12:30 PM1208 km750 miles652 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:30 PM1274 km792 miles688 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 1:30 PM1314 km817 miles710 nmNortheast NE
JakartaMon 12:30 PM1399 km870 miles756 nmEast E
BandungMon 12:30 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmEast E
PontianakMon 12:30 PM1792 km1114 miles968 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaMon 12:30 PM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:00 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmNorthwest NW
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