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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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 94° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.15 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.5 miles/hour or 838.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.08 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.3"964.14 miwest0° 00' 24.1"0.46 misouth964.12 mi
24 hours0° 05' 32.6"5.94 mieast0° 09' 28.1"10.86 misouth12.38 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 20' South, Longitude: 56° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.18 meters/second, 1573.9 km/hour, 978.0 miles/hour or 849.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.30 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.17 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 28' 06.3"977.79 miwest0° 09' 07.6"10.46 misouth977.57 mi
24 hours13° 09' 48.3"889.62 mieast3° 19' 44.1"228.88 misouth912.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSat 12:30 PM2164 km1345 miles1169 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:30 PM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:30 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmSouthwest SW
PerthSat 1:30 PM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmEast-southeast ESE
SurabayaSat 12:30 PM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 1:30 PM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 1:30 PM2740 km1702 miles1479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaSat 11:30 AM2843 km1767 miles1535 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala LumpurSat 1:30 PM2857 km1775 miles1543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSat 12:30 PM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmNortheast NE
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