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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 Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 44' South
Longitude: 93° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.1 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.65 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.8"998.79 miwest0° 00' 45.4"0.87 misouth998.76 mi
24 hours0° 00' 32.9"0.61 mieast0° 18' 03.6"20.70 misouth20.71 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 48' South
Longitude: 116° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.79 meters/second, 1518.4 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.73 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 24' 12.7"943.29 miwest0° 03' 18.5"3.79 misouth943.14 mi
24 hours14° 25' 34.3"944.77 mieast0° 42' 45.1"49.01 misouth944.02 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamTue 12:00 Noon571 km355 miles308 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluTue 12:30 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNortheast NE
JakartaTue 12:30 PM1832 km1138 miles989 nmNortheast NE
BandungTue 12:30 PM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangTue 12:30 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 1:30 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:30 PM2290 km1423 miles1236 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaTue 12:30 PM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaTue 11:30 AM2440 km1516 miles1318 nmWest-northwest WNW
PontianakTue 12:30 PM2488 km1546 miles1344 nmNortheast NE
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