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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 = Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 4:30:00 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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 04:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 06' South, Longitude: 108° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.92 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.70 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miSouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.9"1001.76 miWest0° 00' 46.7"0.89 miSouth1001.73 mi
24 hours0° 00' 07.7"0.14 miEast0° 18' 35.1"21.30 miSouth21.30 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 46' South, Longitude: 103° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.20 meters/second, 1563.1 km/hour, 971.3 miles/hour or 844.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.19 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 27' 09.2"971.04 miWest0° 08' 29.0"9.72 miSouth970.80 mi
24 hours13° 28' 08.1"904.97 miEast2° 59' 42.9"205.94 miSouth922.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementSun 11:30 AM596 km371 miles322 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaSun 11:30 AM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSun 11:30 AM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:30 AM913 km568 miles493 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangSun 11:30 AM924 km574 miles499 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 11:30 AM988 km614 miles534 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BekasiSun 11:30 AM992 km617 miles536 nmNorth N
JakartaSun 11:30 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmNorth N
DenpasarSun 12:30 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSun 11:30 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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