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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.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Friday, November 1, 2013 at 3:40:00 AM.

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

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

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 27' South, Longitude: 120° 54' East

The ground speed is currently 449.24 meters/second, 1617.3 kilometres/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 00.0"16.75 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.9"1004.75 miWest0° 00' 48.0"0.92 miSouth1004.72 mi
24 hours0° 00' 17.0"0.32 miWest0° 19' 04.7"21.86 miSouth21.86 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 44' South, Longitude: 91° 07' East

The ground speed is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.4 kilometres/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 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' 30.6"16.64 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 34.1"998.63 miWest0° 10' 42.7"12.27 miSouth998.54 mi
24 hours12° 03' 55.4"830.42 miEast4° 10' 04.9"286.43 miSouth874.87 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
KupangFri 11:40 AM558 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeFri 11:40 AM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth N
RabaFri 11:40 AM704 km438 miles380 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiFri 12:40 PM740 km460 miles400 nmNortheast NE
SameFri 12:40 PM794 km494 miles429 nmNortheast NE
DiliFri 12:40 PM828 km515 miles447 nmNortheast NE
MataramFri 11:40 AM835 km519 miles451 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarFri 11:40 AM892 km555 miles482 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauFri 12:40 PM898 km558 miles485 nmNortheast NE
SingarajaFri 11:40 AM946 km588 miles511 nmNorthwest NW

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