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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, December 1, 2013 at 3:40:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 49' South, Longitude: 122° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.71 meters/second, 1550.6 km/hour, 963.5 miles/hour or 837.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.06 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.9"963.09 miWest0° 00' 23.1"0.44 miSouth963.07 mi
24 hours0° 05' 41.7"6.10 miEast0° 09' 04.9"10.42 miSouth12.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 96° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.43 meters/second, 1549.6 km/hour, 962.9 miles/hour or 836.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.05 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miSouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 08.9"962.58 miWest0° 07' 28.7"8.57 miSouth962.33 mi
24 hours13° 55' 20.8"928.36 miEast2° 31' 53.4"174.08 miSouth938.67 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Alice SpringsSun 1:10 PM1213 km754 miles655 nmEast-southeast ESE
EuclaSun 12:25 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthSun 11:40 AM1290 km802 miles697 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinSun 1:10 PM1380 km858 miles745 nmNortheast NE
DiliSun 12:40 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSun 11:40 AM1639 km1019 miles885 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangSun 10:40 AM1846 km1147 miles997 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSun 11:40 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth N
SurabayaSun 10:40 AM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Adelaide *Sun 2:10 PM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmSoutheast SE

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