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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 = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 4:40:00 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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 47' South, Longitude: 105° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.57 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.72 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.4"1003.23 miWest0° 00' 47.3"0.90 miSouth1003.20 mi
24 hours0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miWest0° 18' 49.8"21.58 miSouth21.58 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 04' South, Longitude: 88° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.01 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.44 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 54.9"986.33 miWest0° 09' 56.5"11.39 miSouth986.15 mi
24 hours12° 46' 16.5"869.84 miEast3° 43' 11.0"255.68 miSouth901.24 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementSat 11:40 AM484 km301 miles261 nmNorth N
BandungSat 11:40 AM890 km553 miles481 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BekasiSat 11:40 AM954 km593 miles515 nmNorth N
JakartaSat 11:40 AM962 km598 miles519 nmNorth N
SurakartaSat 11:40 AM963 km598 miles520 nmNortheast NE
SemarangSat 11:40 AM994 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 11:40 AM1052 km654 miles568 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSat 11:40 AM1119 km695 miles604 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 12:40 PM1221 km759 miles660 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluSat 11:40 AM1280 km795 miles691 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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