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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 5:40:00 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 Friday, November 29, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 30' South, Longitude: 92° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.64 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.5 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"965.17 miWest0° 00' 25.2"0.48 miSouth965.15 mi
24 hours0° 05' 22.6"5.77 miEast0° 09' 52.7"11.33 miSouth12.71 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 28' South, Longitude: 41° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.60 meters/second, 1597.0 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 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' 03.5"992.14 miWest0° 10' 11.1"11.67 miSouth991.99 mi
24 hours12° 20' 35.4"844.52 miEast3° 53' 35.0"267.57 miSouth881.20 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:40 AM2281 km1418 miles1232 nmSouthwest SW
BandungFri 12:40 PM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:40 PM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmNortheast NE
PerthFri 1:40 PM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmEast-southeast ESE
Diego GarciaFri 11:40 AM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmNorthwest NW
SingaporeFri 1:40 PM2828 km1757 miles1527 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarFri 1:40 PM2860 km1777 miles1544 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:40 PM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakFri 12:40 PM3027 km1881 miles1635 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:10 AM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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