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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 = Monday, October 7, 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 Monday, October 7, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 34' South, Longitude: 94° 28' 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"1032.87 miWest0° 00' 57.3"1.09 miSouth1032.86 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 Latitude: 15° 04' South, Longitude: 121° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.70 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.09 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miSouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 27' 14.4"965.44 miWest0° 07' 32.6"8.64 miSouth965.19 mi
24 hours13° 21' 39.9"892.46 miEast2° 34' 38.8"177.23 miSouth904.29 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 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanMon 12:30 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangMon 12:30 PM1177 km732 miles636 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:30 PM1256 km780 miles678 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 1:30 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmNortheast NE
JakartaMon 12:30 PM1369 km850 miles739 nmEast E
BandungMon 12:30 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmEast E
PontianakMon 12:30 PM1763 km1095 miles952 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaMon 12:30 PM2030 km1262 miles1096 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:00 AM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmNorthwest NW

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