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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 5:30:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 93° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.54 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"1003.18 miWest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 miSouth1003.15 mi
24 hours0° 00' 04.0"0.07 miWest0° 18' 49.3"21.57 miSouth21.57 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 12' South, Longitude: 76° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.80 meters/second, 1586.9 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.43 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miSouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 51.4"985.84 miWest0° 09' 54.1"11.34 miSouth985.65 mi
24 hours12° 47' 45.3"871.14 miEast3° 41' 57.6"254.29 miSouth902.06 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 12:00 Noon481 km299 miles260 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 12:30 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:30 PM1752 km1089 miles946 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:30 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSat 12:30 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 1:30 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:30 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 12:30 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSat 12:30 PM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSat 11:30 AM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmWest-northwest WNW

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