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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

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 50' South, Longitude: 90° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.47 meters/second, 1621.7 km/hour, 1007.7 miles/hour or 875.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.79 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.79 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.9"1007.51 miwest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 misouth1007.48 mi
24 hours0° 00' 40.1"0.75 miwest0° 19' 31.1"22.36 misouth22.38 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 31' North, Longitude: 39° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.30 meters/second, 1617.5 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.75 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.9"1004.97 miwest0° 10' 29.9"12.02 misouth1005.10 mi
24 hours11° 07' 21.8"768.63 mieast4° 16' 45.7"294.03 misouth823.45 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamWed 12:10 PM676 km420 miles365 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluWed 12:40 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmNortheast NE
PalembangWed 12:40 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmNortheast NE
JakartaWed 12:40 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungWed 12:40 PM1979 km1230 miles1069 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 11:40 AM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeWed 1:40 PM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 1:40 PM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaWed 12:40 PM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakWed 12:40 PM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmNortheast NE
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