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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 09' South
Longitude: 105° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.86 meters/second, 1619.5 km/hour, 1006.3 miles/hour or 874.5 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.77 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.77 mi
1 hour15° 00' 01.3"1006.21 miwest0° 00' 48.4"0.93 misouth1006.18 mi
24 hours0° 00' 28.7"0.53 miwest0° 19' 18.1"22.12 misouth22.12 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 35' South
Longitude: 64° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.15 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.75 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.4"1004.69 miwest0° 10' 50.0"12.41 misouth1004.72 mi
24 hours11° 31' 23.5"796.82 mieast4° 19' 31.4"297.22 misouth848.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementThu 11:40 AM404 km251 miles218 nmNorth N
BandungThu 11:40 AM828 km515 miles447 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BekasiThu 11:40 AM888 km552 miles479 nmNorth N
JakartaThu 11:40 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNorth N
SurakartaThu 11:40 AM927 km576 miles500 nmNortheast NE
SemarangThu 11:40 AM949 km590 miles513 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 11:40 AM1034 km643 miles558 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaThu 11:40 AM1088 km676 miles588 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluThu 11:40 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarThu 12:40 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmEast-northeast ENE
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