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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 4:30:00 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 Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 04:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 49' South, Longitude: 109° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.70 meters/second, 1550.5 km/hour, 963.4 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' 45.8"963.06 miWest0° 00' 23.1"0.44 miSouth963.03 mi
24 hours0° 05' 42.0"6.10 miEast0° 09' 04.0"10.40 miSouth12.06 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 32' South, Longitude: 84° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.18 meters/second, 1548.7 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.04 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 04.7"962.02 miWest0° 07' 24.2"8.49 miSouth961.77 mi
24 hours13° 56' 57.1"929.68 miEast2° 29' 47.1"171.67 miSouth939.56 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthSun 12:30 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalangSun 11:30 AM1562 km971 miles844 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSun 12:30 PM1570 km976 miles848 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 11:30 AM1642 km1020 miles887 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSun 11:30 AM1664 km1034 miles899 nmNorth N
JakartaSun 11:30 AM1763 km1095 miles952 nmNorth N
MakassarSun 12:30 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaSun 1:15 PM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmSoutheast SE
DiliSun 1:30 PM2243 km1393 miles1211 nmNortheast NE
BalikpapanSun 12:30 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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