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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.

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' South, Longitude: 90° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 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"998.78 miwest0° 00' 45.4"0.87 misouth998.75 mi
24 hours0° 00' 33.0"0.61 mieast0° 18' 03.4"20.70 misouth20.70 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 49' South, Longitude: 114° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.76 meters/second, 1518.3 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.8 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' 12.3"943.23 miwest0° 03' 17.3"3.77 misouth943.08 mi
24 hours14° 25' 38.8"944.80 mieast0° 42' 12.9"48.40 misouth944.04 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluTue 12:40 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNortheast NE
JakartaTue 12:40 PM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungTue 12:40 PM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaTue 11:40 AM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeTue 1:40 PM2379 km1478 miles1284 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:40 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaTue 12:40 PM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakTue 12:40 PM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandTue 10:40 AM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 11:10 AM2766 km1719 miles1494 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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