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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 4:50:00 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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 06' South, Longitude: 103° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1001.9 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"1001.74 miWest0° 00' 46.7"0.89 miSouth1001.71 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miEast0° 18' 34.9"21.29 miSouth21.29 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 48' South, Longitude: 99° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.10 meters/second, 1562.8 km/hour, 971.1 miles/hour or 843.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.18 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.8"970.82 miWest0° 08' 27.5"9.69 miSouth970.57 mi
24 hours13° 28' 41.8"905.42 miEast2° 58' 59.1"205.10 miSouth922.30 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 11:50 AM574 km357 miles310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSun 11:50 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 11:50 AM1059 km658 miles572 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaSun 11:50 AM1163 km722 miles628 nmNortheast NE
SemarangSun 11:50 AM1180 km733 miles637 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSun 11:50 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:50 AM1279 km795 miles690 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSun 11:50 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmNortheast NE
PalembangSun 11:50 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmNorth N
DenpasarSun 12:50 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmEast-northeast ENE

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