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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° 39' 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"16.80 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.80 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.9"1007.58 miwest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 misouth1007.55 mi
24 hours0° 00' 40.1"0.75 miwest0° 19' 31.1"22.37 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° 10' 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"1005.04 miwest0° 10' 29.9"12.02 misouth1005.17 mi
24 hours11° 07' 22.6"768.70 mieast4° 16' 46.0"294.05 misouth823.53 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluWed 12:40 PM1692 km1052 miles914 nmNortheast NE
PalembangWed 12:40 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmNortheast NE
JakartaWed 12:40 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungWed 12:40 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 11:40 AM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeWed 1:40 PM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 1:40 PM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaWed 12:40 PM2524 km1568 miles1363 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakWed 12:40 PM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 11:10 AM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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