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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 = Friday, November 29, 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 Friday, November 29, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 30' South, Longitude: 94° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.64 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.09 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.8"965.18 miWest0° 00' 25.2"0.48 miSouth965.16 mi
24 hours0° 05' 22.5"5.77 miEast0° 09' 52.9"11.33 miSouth12.71 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 26' South, Longitude: 44° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.64 meters/second, 1597.1 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.54 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miSouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 30' 04.2"992.22 miWest0° 10' 11.4"11.67 miSouth992.07 mi
24 hours12° 20' 15.9"844.21 miEast3° 53' 45.5"267.77 miSouth880.98 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungFri 12:30 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:30 PM2151 km1337 miles1161 nmNortheast NE
PerthFri 1:30 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmEast-southeast ESE
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:30 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmSouthwest SW
SurabayaFri 12:30 PM2510 km1559 miles1355 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 1:30 PM2631 km1635 miles1420 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 1:30 PM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:30 PM2836 km1762 miles1531 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaFri 11:30 AM2854 km1773 miles1541 nmWest-northwest WNW
PontianakFri 12:30 PM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmNortheast NE

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