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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 = Monday, November 4, 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 Monday, November 4, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 90° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.22 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.67 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miSouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.3"1000.21 miWest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 miSouth1000.18 mi
24 hours0° 00' 20.6"0.38 miEast0° 18' 19.1"20.99 miSouth21.00 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' South, Longitude: 100° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.94 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.92 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miSouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 25' 24.1"954.76 miWest0° 06' 09.2"7.05 miSouth954.53 mi
24 hours14° 05' 23.2"932.69 miEast1° 55' 49.6"132.76 miSouth937.19 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluMon 12:40 PM1790 km1112 miles967 nmNortheast NE
JakartaMon 12:40 PM2019 km1254 miles1090 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 12:40 PM2051 km1274 miles1107 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaMon 11:40 AM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeMon 1:40 PM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:40 PM2375 km1476 miles1282 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaMon 12:40 PM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakMon 12:40 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:10 AM2749 km1708 miles1484 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarMon 1:40 PM2749 km1708 miles1485 nmEast-northeast ENE

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