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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.

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

= 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)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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 is currently 449.19 meters/second, 1617.1 kilometres/hour, 1004.8 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"1004.63 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 is currently 446.14 meters/second, 1606.1 kilometres/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.2 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"16.63 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 Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 12:10 PM700 km435 miles378 nm ENE
BengkuluFri 12:40 PM1718 km1068 miles928 nm NE
JakartaFri 12:40 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nm ENE
PalembangFri 12:40 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nm NE
BandungFri 12:40 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nm ENE
Diego GarciaFri 11:40 AM2172 km1349 miles1173 nm WNW
SingaporeFri 1:40 PM2253 km1400 miles1217 nm NE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:40 PM2286 km1420 miles1234 nm NNE
SurabayaFri 12:40 PM2516 km1563 miles1358 nm ENE
PontianakFri 12:40 PM2585 km1606 miles1396 nm NE