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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 4:40:00 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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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: 107° 15' 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"963.05 miWest0° 00' 23.1"0.44 miSouth963.03 mi
24 hours0° 05' 42.1"6.10 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° 33' South, Longitude: 81° 55' 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' 03.7"961.91 miWest0° 07' 23.3"8.47 miSouth961.66 mi
24 hours13° 57' 16.4"929.94 miEast2° 29' 21.7"171.18 miSouth939.74 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 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmSoutheast SE
MalangSun 11:40 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSun 11:40 AM1649 km1024 miles890 nmNorth N
DenpasarSun 12:40 PM1689 km1049 miles912 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 11:40 AM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 11:40 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmNorth N
MakassarSun 12:40 PM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmNortheast NE
EuclaSun 1:25 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmEast-southeast ESE
PontianakSun 11:40 AM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmNorth N
DiliSun 1:40 PM2451 km1523 miles1324 nmNortheast NE

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