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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 5:40:00 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 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 90° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.54 meters/second, 1614.7 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"1003.17 miWest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 miSouth1003.14 mi
24 hours0° 00' 03.8"0.07 miWest0° 18' 49.1"21.57 miSouth21.57 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 14' South, Longitude: 74° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.75 meters/second, 1586.7 km/hour, 985.9 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' 50.7"985.74 miWest0° 09' 53.6"11.33 miSouth985.55 mi
24 hours12° 48' 03.0"871.40 miEast3° 41' 42.9"254.00 miSouth902.22 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 12:40 PM1742 km1083 miles941 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:40 PM1987 km1234 miles1073 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:40 PM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaSat 11:40 AM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeSat 1:40 PM2281 km1417 miles1231 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:40 PM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 12:40 PM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSat 12:40 PM2606 km1619 miles1407 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:10 AM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarSat 1:40 PM2735 km1699 miles1477 nmEast-northeast ENE

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