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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 Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 49' South, Longitude: 106° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.69 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"963.12 miwest0° 00' 23.1"0.44 misouth963.09 mi
24 hours0° 05' 42.1"6.11 mieast0° 09' 03.8"10.40 misouth12.05 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' South, Longitude: 81° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.13 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 03.6"961.96 miwest0° 07' 23.3"8.47 misouth961.71 mi
24 hours13° 57' 18.5"930.04 mieast2° 29' 18.8"171.14 misouth939.82 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthSun 12:40 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmSoutheast SE
BandungSun 11:40 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:40 AM1652 km1026 miles892 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSun 12:40 PM1703 km1058 miles920 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 11:40 AM1726 km1072 miles932 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 11:40 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmNorth N
MakassarSun 12:40 PM2281 km1418 miles1232 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSun 11:40 AM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorth N
EuclaSun 1:25 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmEast-southeast ESE
DiliSun 1:40 PM2475 km1538 miles1337 nmEast-northeast ENE
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