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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 = Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 5:30:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 Latitude: 15° 44' South, Longitude: 93° 24' 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"998.73 miWest0° 00' 45.4"0.87 miSouth998.70 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 Latitude: 18° 48' South, Longitude: 117° 01' 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"943.23 miWest0° 03' 18.7"3.80 miSouth943.08 mi
24 hours14° 25' 33.8"944.70 miEast0° 42' 48.7"49.08 miSouth943.95 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 Noon549 km341 miles297 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluTue 12:30 PM1638 km1018 miles885 nmNortheast NE
JakartaTue 12:30 PM1807 km1123 miles976 nmNortheast NE
BandungTue 12:30 PM1829 km1137 miles988 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangTue 12:30 PM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 1:30 PM2205 km1370 miles1190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:30 PM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaTue 12:30 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakTue 12:30 PM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaTue 11:30 AM2471 km1536 miles1334 nmWest-northwest WNW

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