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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 = Saturday, November 30, 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 40' 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"16.07 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.3"964.08 miWest0° 00' 24.1"0.46 miSouth964.06 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° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.19 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' 06.5"977.74 miWest0° 09' 07.6"10.46 miSouth977.51 mi
24 hours13° 09' 46.0"889.52 miEast3° 19' 46.1"228.90 miSouth912.54 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 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:30 PM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNortheast NE
PerthSat 1:30 PM2389 km1485 miles1290 nmEast-southeast ESE
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:30 AM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmSouthwest SW
SurabayaSat 12:30 PM2513 km1561 miles1357 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 1:30 PM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 1:30 PM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:30 PM2851 km1772 miles1539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaSat 11:30 AM2871 km1784 miles1550 nmWest-northwest WNW
PontianakSat 12:30 PM2876 km1787 miles1553 nmNortheast NE

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