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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 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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 07' South, Longitude: 90° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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"1001.69 miWest0° 00' 46.6"0.89 miSouth1001.66 mi
24 hours0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miEast0° 18' 34.3"21.28 miSouth21.28 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 55' South, Longitude: 87° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.85 meters/second, 1561.9 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.17 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 04.0"970.26 miWest0° 08' 23.6"9.62 miSouth970.01 mi
24 hours13° 30' 05.5"906.52 miEast2° 57' 08.5"202.99 miSouth922.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSun 12:40 PM1766 km1098 miles954 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 12:40 PM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 12:40 PM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaSun 11:40 AM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeSun 1:40 PM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:40 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 12:40 PM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSun 12:40 PM2627 km1632 miles1419 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:10 AM2718 km1689 miles1468 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarSun 1:40 PM2743 km1705 miles1481 nmEast-northeast ENE

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