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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 4:50:00 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 04:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 28' South, Longitude: 103° 24' East

The ground speed is currently 449.21 meters/second, 1617.2 kilometres/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 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' 00.8"1004.68 miWest0° 00' 48.0"0.92 miSouth1004.65 mi
24 hours0° 00' 16.5"0.31 miWest0° 19' 04.1"21.85 miSouth21.85 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 56' South, Longitude: 74° 12' East

The ground speed is currently 446.29 meters/second, 1606.6 kilometres/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 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' 30.4"16.64 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 29.9"998.18 miWest0° 10' 41.4"12.25 miSouth998.09 mi
24 hours12° 05' 46.2"832.23 miEast4° 09' 14.0"285.46 miSouth876.17 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
The SettlementFri 11:50 AM512 km318 miles276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BantamFri 11:20 AM752 km467 miles406 nmWest-northwest WNW
BogorFri 11:50 AM947 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 11:50 AM953 km592 miles515 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BekasiFri 11:50 AM992 km617 miles536 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 11:50 AM994 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaFri 11:50 AM1114 km692 miles601 nmNortheast NE
SemarangFri 11:50 AM1128 km701 miles609 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 11:50 AM1188 km738 miles641 nmNorth N
MalangFri 11:50 AM1237 km769 miles668 nmNortheast NE

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