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Day and Night World Map

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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

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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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 26' South
Longitude: 90° 37' 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"1000.28 miwest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 misouth1000.25 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 53' South
Longitude: 100° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.93 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"954.82 miwest0° 06' 09.1"7.05 misouth954.58 mi
24 hours14° 05' 24.6"932.77 mieast1° 55' 46.5"132.71 misouth937.27 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 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmNortheast NE
JakartaMon 12:40 PM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 12:40 PM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaMon 11:40 AM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeMon 1:40 PM2353 km1462 miles1270 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:40 PM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaMon 12:40 PM2576 km1600 miles1391 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakMon 12:40 PM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:10 AM2735 km1700 miles1477 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarMon 1:40 PM2780 km1727 miles1501 nmEast-northeast ENE
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