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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

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 02' South, Longitude: 90° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.89 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.63 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.4"997.28 miwest0° 00' 44.7"0.86 misouth997.25 mi
24 hours0° 00' 45.3"0.84 mieast0° 17' 47.3"20.39 misouth20.41 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 31' South, Longitude: 128° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.76 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 815.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 23' 47.1"938.76 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth938.76 mi
24 hours14° 25' 40.1"940.81 mieast0° 35' 55.2"41.18 minorth943.43 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluWed 12:40 PM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmNortheast NE
JakartaWed 12:40 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungWed 12:40 PM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 11:40 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeWed 1:40 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurWed 1:40 PM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaWed 12:40 PM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakWed 12:40 PM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandWed 10:40 AM2732 km1698 miles1475 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DenpasarWed 1:40 PM2794 km1736 miles1508 nmEast-northeast ENE
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