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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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 Latitude: 10° 03' South, Longitude: 91° 45' East

The ground speed is currently 456.83 meters/second, 1644.6 kilometres/hour, 1021.9 miles/hour or 888.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1021.81 miWest0° 00' 54.0"1.03 miSouth1021.78 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 Latitude: 11° 52' North, Longitude: 85° 41' West

The ground speed is currently 439.02 meters/second, 1580.5 kilometres/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"981.90 miWest0° 08' 45.3"10.03 miNorth981.69 mi
24 hours11° 54' 48.6"806.50 miEast3° 09' 51.6"217.53 miNorth830.41 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 12:08 PM607 km377 miles328 nm ESE
BengkuluSat 12:38 PM1351 km839 miles729 nm ENE
PalembangSat 12:38 PM1636 km1016 miles883 nm ENE
MedanSat 12:38 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nm NNE
JakartaSat 12:38 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nm ENE
BandungSat 12:38 PM1779 km1106 miles961 nm E
Kuala LumpurSat 1:38 PM1830 km1137 miles988 nm NE
SingaporeSat 1:38 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nm NE
Diego GarciaSat 11:38 AM2151 km1336 miles1161 nm W
PontianakSat 12:38 PM2241 km1392 miles1210 nm ENE