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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

UTC time = Friday, November 1, 2013 at 5:40:00 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).

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 29' South, Longitude: 90° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.19 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.75 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.8"1004.63 miWest0° 00' 47.8"0.92 miSouth1004.60 mi
24 hours0° 00' 16.0"0.30 miWest0° 19' 03.6"21.84 miSouth21.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 05' South, Longitude: 62° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.14 meters/second, 1606.1 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.0"997.85 miWest0° 10' 40.5"12.23 miSouth997.75 mi
24 hours12° 07' 06.0"833.52 miEast4° 08' 36.1"284.74 miSouth877.09 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluFri 12:40 PM1718 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:40 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 12:40 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 12:40 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaFri 11:40 AM2172 km1349 miles1173 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeFri 1:40 PM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:40 PM2286 km1420 miles1234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaFri 12:40 PM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakFri 12:40 PM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:10 AM2657 km1651 miles1434 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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