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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 Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 03' South
Longitude: 91° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.83 meters/second, 1644.6 km/hour, 1021.9 miles/hour or 888.0 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.03 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.03 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.8"1021.88 miwest0° 00' 54.0"1.03 misouth1021.85 mi
24 hours0° 02' 40.6"3.04 miwest0° 21' 33.2"24.69 misouth24.88 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 52' North
Longitude: 85° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.02 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.37 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.0"981.96 miwest0° 08' 45.3"10.03 minorth981.75 mi
24 hours11° 54' 48.8"806.55 mieast3° 09' 49.6"217.51 minorth830.45 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 12:08 PM636 km395 miles343 nmEast-southeast ESE
BengkuluSat 12:38 PM1378 km856 miles744 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSat 12:38 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanSat 12:38 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSat 12:38 PM1745 km1084 miles942 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:38 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurSat 1:38 PM1846 km1147 miles997 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 1:38 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSat 11:38 AM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmWest W
PontianakSat 12:38 PM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmEast-northeast ENE
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