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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 Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 10' South, Longitude: 93° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.84 meters/second, 1619.4 km/hour, 1006.3 miles/hour or 874.4 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"1006.16 miwest0° 00' 48.4"0.93 misouth1006.13 mi
24 hours0° 00' 28.2"0.53 miwest0° 19' 17.5"22.11 misouth22.12 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 44' South, Longitude: 52° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.10 meters/second, 1616.8 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.74 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.1"1004.57 miwest0° 10' 50.2"12.41 misouth1004.60 mi
24 hours11° 32' 25.8"797.96 mieast4° 19' 24.6"297.09 misouth849.91 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamThu 12:00 Noon467 km290 miles252 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluThu 12:30 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmNortheast NE
JakartaThu 12:30 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungThu 12:30 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangThu 12:30 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeThu 1:30 PM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 1:30 PM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaThu 12:30 PM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakThu 12:30 PM2373 km1475 miles1282 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaThu 11:30 AM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmWest-northwest WNW
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