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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 = Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 3:50:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 10' South, Longitude: 118° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.26 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.53 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.3"991.30 miWest0° 00' 42.0"0.80 miSouth991.27 mi
24 hours0° 01' 34.0"1.73 miEast0° 16' 40.4"19.11 miSouth19.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 50' South, Longitude: 149° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.57 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.39 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 28' 16.4"983.17 miWest0° 09' 52.3"11.31 miNorth983.50 mi
24 hours12° 26' 02.5"844.78 miEast4° 09' 50.9"286.18 miNorth896.77 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangSun 11:50 AM951 km591 miles514 nmNortheast NE
RabaSun 11:50 AM960 km596 miles518 nmNorth N
EndeSun 11:50 AM983 km611 miles531 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MataramSun 11:50 AM984 km612 miles532 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarSun 11:50 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangSun 10:50 AM1199 km745 miles647 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 12:50 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSun 10:50 AM1261 km783 miles681 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSun 11:50 AM1334 km829 miles721 nmNorth N
SurakartaSun 10:50 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmNorthwest NW

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